Water Transportation Council

AASHTO Liaison
Susan Howard, Program Director for Freight

Welcome to the Water Transportation Council

The Council on Water Transportation addresses all policy, regulatory, safety and enforcement issues impacting the nation’s Coastal, Inland and Great Lakes waterways ability to move goods efficiently on the national freight transportation network.

The Council on Water Transportation members include any state transportation department that elects to serve on the committee. States may also designate an alternate state-level agency to serve on their behalf. 

The latest Council news and information can be found using the navigation menu on the left of the page.  For more information, please contact Susan Howard at 202-624-3698

Upcoming Events

Water Transportation Council Meeting
September 13-14, 2018
Miami, FL

Draft Agenda
Hotel Reservations (Deadline for discounted rate: August 21, 2018)





OFFICIAL PHOTO_Dr. Shawn Wilson_HiRes.jpgCOWT Chair:
Secretary Shawn Wilson
Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development