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Build America Transportation Investment Center (BATIC) Institute: An AASHTO Center for Excellence
Build America Transportation Investment Center (BATIC) Institute: An AASHTO Center for Excellence

BATIC Institute Events

Expert Panel Sessions

Roundtable on Funding & Financing Short Line Rail Projects

This event will take place February 20, 2018 in Washington, DC in conjunction with the Council on Rail Transportation meeting.

Event Description

The roundtable forum for State DOT and other Short Line will be hosted by the BATIC Institute and held in conjunction with the Council on Rail Transportation Meeting in Washington, DC. This roundtable will provide a forum for State DOT and other Short Line stakeholders to exchange ideas and best practices, and identify common challenges and opportunities in funding and financing short line railroad projects. The roundtable will include participation by representatives of the Federal Railroad Administration and the Build America Bureau, who will be available to discuss federal resources available for advancing such projects.