The 2014 MAFC Annual Meeting is being held in conjunction with the NAFTANEXT Summit on April 22-25, 2014 at the historic Palmer House Hotel in Chicago, Illinois.
The MAFC is partnering with CAGTC and NAFTANEXT to expand its meeting to address the growing focus on energy and its importance to freight transportation. This conference will include both MAFC-specific and joint sessions that address a wide range of freight-related issues.
Note: MAFC state representatives should not register via NAFTANEXT. State representatives should contact Ernie Perry (email@example.com) for registration and accommodation information.
For more information, visit NAFTANEXT.
Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT)
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) is seeking an Economic Development and Freight Section Chief.
This position directs the development of new state strategies to address the growing importance of transportation’s support of the state’s economy. This involves difficult negotiations with high level officials in other agencies, local and federal levels of government, and most importantly, private sector organizations. Oversee the analysis of new federal mandates and determine the economic effects on transportation decisions. Determine innovative mechanisms for financing transportation projects. Direct staff in data development and analysis of complex freight transportation policies and programs. Represent the state at federal level as national governments, agencies and organizations address similar economic matters. Participate with the Director in team management.
For more information, and to apply, consult the job announcement.