This USDOT document reflects on the progress made to address freight challenges and provides thoughts on the future of freight and the role of the government with regard to freight policy. The Beyond Traffic 2045 National Freight Strategy Framework includes lessons learned and synthesizes input from engaged citizens, business leaders, practitioners, operators, and planners, among others, as to what works, what does not work, and what future we should collectively work to achieve for the future freight economy.
About the Author
I manage NARC’s transportation portfolio, advocating for the issues important to our members in Congress and the Administration. I also have extensive public policy experience in issues related to the federal budget and appropriations.