September 2013

2013 TIGER Grants Announced

by Steve Wagner on September 5, 2013

On September 5, the USDOT announced the 2013 TIGER grant recipients.

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced that 52 transportation projects in 37 states will receive a total of approximately $474 million from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) 2013 discretionary grant program. Among these, 25 projects funded at $123.4 million will be designated for projects in rural areas of the country.

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The Center for Logistics, Trade and Transportation (CLTT) at the University of Southern Mississippi with sponsorship from the US Department of Commerce and the National Center for Freight and Infrastructure Research and Education (CFIRE) is hosting the Logistics, Trade and Transportation (LTT) Symposium on Febuary 26-27, 2014 in Gulfport, Mississippi. This Symposium will provide a unique opportunity for industry practitioners, academics, and students to network, share ideas, and learn from the experts.

On behalf of the organizing committee of the 2014 Logistics, Trade, and Transportation Symposium, we are accepting submissions in the areas of your expertise. For more information:

For information about the Symposium, go here.