Tag: freight movement


Illinois DOT invests nearly $200M in freight projects

April 3, 2023

Via: Transportation Today

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) recently announced it awarded $197.5 million in Illinois Competitive Freight Program funds to 22 projects that will improve freight movement. The program is designed to implement the goals of the Illinois State Freight Plan. […]


Maryland DOT Capital Budget Draft Considers Freight

September 3, 2021

Via: Transport Topics

Freight movement is a priority outlined in the Maryland Department of Transportation’s recently released draft of its six-year capital budget. The Draft Fiscal Year 2022-27 Maryland Consolidated Transportation Program details MDOT’s use of $16.4 billion, including investments in business units […]

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Louisiana Flooding Affects Freight Movement in State

August 17, 2016

Via: Transport Topics

With parts of Louisiana getting between 2 and 3 feet of rain over the last three days, more than 280 flooded state roads were closed to traffic on Aug. 15, affecting freight movement. Saia Inc., No. 25 on Transport Topics’ […]