Following opening remarks from American Public Transportation Association leadership, Josephy Szabo and Peter Rogoff talked about the… read more
Following opening remarks from American Public Transportation Association leadership, Josephy Szabo and Peter Rogoff talked about the current and future state of the public transportation system in the U.S. Mr. Szabo Joseph stressed the importance of railway investment, saying that a modern transportation system was not a luxury but a necessity. He outlined new projects in the Northeast, South and Northwest. Mr. Rogoff talked about strengthening public transportation and warned of the negative effects of sequestration on transit funding.
This was the opening session of the American Public Transportation Association annual legislative conference. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Flora Castillo Chair American Public Transportation Assn.->Executive Committee
- Michael P. Melaniphy President and CEO American Public Transportation Assn.
- Peter Rogoff Administrator Federal Transit Administration
- Joseph C. Szabo Administrator Federal Railroad Administration
- Daisy Wall Vice President RouteMatch Software->Marketing
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