Haslam to launch statewide discussion about state's transportation and infrastructure needs

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Governor to visit 15 communities to hear about local opportunities and challenges

NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam today announced that he will be traveling the state with Tennessee Department of Transportation Commissioner John Schroer over the next six weeks to discuss the state’s transportation and infrastructure needs relating to the functionality and capacity of Tennessee’s state roads and highways, safety issues around roads and bridges, and the impact infrastructure has on economic development efforts in urban and rural communities.

Read the full press release here.

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"Every community in Tennessee deserves great public transit.  The Tennessee Public Transportation Association's mission is to make that goal a reality."

~ Tommy Bradberry, TPTA President & Transportation
Director, Northwest TN Human Resource Agency


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