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Transportation & Goods Movement

clientuploads/Council Icons/TGM.pngThe Transportation & Goods Movement Council addresses all issues related to our region’s mobility — highway, rail, air and transit. The council advocates on federal, state and local issues and champions positions that will provide system-wide, regional solutions. The council highlights the importance of transportation and goods movement to the region and nation’s economy, while encouraging balanced and sustainable communities. 



NEXT MEETING

 

Harbor Commission President Doug Drummond and the California Freight Mobility Plan

Tuesday, Aug. 5
10 - 11:30 a.m.

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The Port of Long Beach is one of the world's premier seaports, a primary gateway for trans-pacific trade and a trailblazer in innovative goods movement, safety and environmental stewardship. With 140 shipping lines connecting Long Beach to 217 seaports worldwide, the Port handles trade valued at $155 billion each year and supports hundreds of thousands of jobs in Southern California. Join us for a discussion on the future of Long Beach's port and Southern California's goods movement industry with Doug Drummond, the president of the Harbor Commission.
 
Members will also receive a presentation from the California Department of Transportation on the California Freight Mobility Plan. The Plan, which is currently being circulated for public comment, will govern the immediate and long-range planning activities and capital investments of the state with respect to the movement of freight.


L.A. Area Chamber
350 S. Bixel St.
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Click here for directions to the Chamber 

 

MEETING AGENDAS, PRESENTATIONS AND HANDOUTS

January Agenda
February Agenda
April Agenda, Metro's Presentation, Mobility's Presentation
June Agenda, Presentation
July Agenda, Presentation
View past meeting information

 

TENTATIVE 2014 DATES

This council meets on the first Tuesday of the month, 10-11:30 a.m. Meetings will either be at the L.A. Area Chamber.

DATE Feb. 4 April 23 June 3 July 1 Aug. 5 Sept. 4 Nov. 4
LOCATION Chamber Chamber Chamber Chamber Chamber Chamber Chamber