Governor Corbett Proclaims Week of May 12 as National Transportation Week
Corbett’s proclamation coincides with the transportation week’s national observance.
National Transportation Week is commemorated annually to raise public awareness about the importance of transportation to our cities, states and nation. It also highlights the professionals who keep our citizens mobile and promotes career opportunities in the transportation field.
“This week gives us the opportunity to highlight how important transportation is in our everyday lives. It is essential for public safety and the continued growth of
The proclamation follows Corbett’s release of a transportation funding proposal that would invest an additional
To learn more about Corbett’s transportation funding plan visit www.dot.state.pa.us.
Editor’s Note: The following is a copy of Governor Corbett’s proclamation of support:
It is my pleasure to join with the National Defense Transportation Association (NDTA) in support of
Since its inception, NDTA has remained dedicated to its mission of fostering an efficient global logistics and transportation system in support of our nation’s economy and security. “National Transportation Week” promotes awareness and appreciation of the transportation industry and recognizes the achievements of transportation professionals.
This year’s theme, Transportation – The World is Right Next Door, highlights the technological advances in the transportation industry and how these improvements benefit the global economy. I commend the members of NDTA for their efforts and I hope this organization continues its mission for years to come.
As governor, and on behalf of all Pennsylvanians, I am pleased to support
SOURCE Pennsylvania Department of Transportation