Louisville, KY — This week, amid the busy holiday shipping season, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg traveled to Louisville, Kentucky to visit UPS’s Worldport Air Hub — one of the nation’s busiest cargo hubs and the world’s largest automated package sorting hub. His visit highlighted improved supply chain reliability thanks to the Biden-Harris administration’s actions over the past year and a half, in partnership with the private sector, and he thanked the American workers who are essential to keeping our supply chain moving.
Memphis, TN — This week, following record-setting Black Friday sales and ahead of the busy holiday season, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg traveled to Memphis International Airport, North America’s busiest cargo airport to highlight investments the Biden-Harris Administration is making to create a stronger, more resilient supply chain.
Albuquerque, NM — Earlier this month, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg traveled to Albuquerque, New Mexico, Navajo Nation, and Hopi Nation. During his visit, the Secretary met with Tribal leaders, Officials from the New Mexico Department of Transportation, and other local leaders to discuss roadway safety, the infrastructure needs of Tribal communities, and how President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law can support the infrastructure needs of indigenous communities.
Last week, the U.S. Department of Transportation announced more than $703 million to improve port facilities through the Maritime Administration’s Port Infrastructure Development Program (PIDP). This year’s awards, made possible by President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law and additional Congressional appropriations, will support coastal seaports, Great...
Orlando — Last week, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg traveled to Florida, where he surveyed Hurricane Ian damage and met with local leaders and FEMA staff who are supporting recovery efforts. The Secretary also met with truck drivers who have been working to support efforts to deliver essential supplies and repair critical infrastructure — like the Sanibel Causeway and Pine Island bridge.
On Wednesday, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg traveled to Charleston, South Carolina, where he joined House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn to tour local infrastructure and highlight how the Palmetto State is benefiting from federal investments made possible by President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law.
Last week, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg traveled to Washington state to tour infrastructure projects that will improve safety, speed up the movement of goods, support the local economy, and make transportation more sustainable and resilient for the future. President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, a historic, $1.2 trillion investment in our nation’s roads, bridges, rail, public transportation and more, is helping communities across the country move forward on infrastructure projects of all kinds.
Last week, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg traveled to Detroit, Michigan to announce that the Biden-Harris Administration has awarded over $1.5 billion from the Infrastructure for Rebuilding America (INFRA) grant program for infrastructure projects that will make the nation's transportation systems safer and more resilient, eliminate supply chain bottlenecks, reconnect communities, and improve...
WASHINGTON — Last week U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg traveled to California to celebrate new, transformative infrastructure projects underway thanks to President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure law. These projects will make transportation safer, faster, and more affordable for local residents. They will also help alleviate supply chain bottlenecks, support economic growth, and create good-paying jobs in communities across California.
WASHINGTON — Last week, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg, along with other U.S. DOT leaders traveled across the country as part of the Biden-Harris Administration’s Building a Better America Tour. During their travel, Secretary Buttigieg and other senior officials were joined on the ground by mayors, business and community leaders, and members of Congress to celebrate major infrastructure projects that are underway thanks to the President’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law. These initiatives will help grow the economy, create good-paying jobs, and make...