Foxx Names New Members to U.S Maritime Industry Advisory Panel

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced the appointment of 10 new members to the Marine Transportation System National Advisory Council (MTSNAC), advising on policies to ensure that the U.S. Marine Transportation System is capable of responding to projected trade increases. “The Obama Administration is committed to ensuring that America’s … [Read more...]

U.S. DOT Awards $103 Million to Port-related Infrastructure Projects Through TIGER Grant Program

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx on Thursday announced that 52 transportation projects in 37 states will receive a total of $474 million in 2013 through the U.S. Department of Transportation’s TIGER discretionary grant program. The Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery, or "TIGER" for short, provides the U.S. Department of Transportation with … [Read more...]