TDOT Commissioner John Schroer addressed Institute.
So did I…
University of Memphis Intermodal Freight Conference
Tennessee 2nd in America’s Top State for Transportation and Infrastructure
Transportation was the topic of the week beginning with the University of Memphis Intermodal Freight Institute’s Conference on Tuesday at the FedEx Institute of Technology.
TDOT hosted a regional summit at the Botanic Garden Tuesday afternoon to discuss updated transportation plans. I serve on the Rural Transportation Planning Organization (RPO) for Fayette, Tipton and Lauderdale Counties.
A light-hearted moment…
The Health Department was there, too! With Larry Smith of the Memphis and Shelby County Health Department
Tennessee remains No. 1 in automotive manufacturing in the United States which brought the Alliance of Automotive Manufacturers to Nashville for its annual meeting Tuesday night. I was the evening’s speaker.
President and CEO of the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers, Mitch Bainwol, with singer-songwriter Jeffrey Steele who performed for the event.
Toyota representative, George Cook, Erik Einhorn and others.
General Motors was there, too.
Friday found us back at the Botanic Gardens to welcome the Tennessee ASLA Conference “Bridging the Gap in Landscape Architecture”
ASLA Conference was well attended.
Vendors visiting from far and wide including Columbia Cascade Company.
With Nathan Ridley of Bradley Arant Boult Cummings
September has been Hunger Action Month. We went to the Mid-South Food Bank on Friday to pack food for kids.
Members of the Shelby Legislative Delegation and from Congressmen Fincher’s and Cohen’s offices helped.
If you’d like to volunteer to fight hunger, too, contact Paula Rushing at 901.527.0841 or email her at [email protected]
Packing food in the warehouse at Mid-South Food Bank.
Mid-South Food Bank
Friday found us at a Transportation and Economic Development Networking luncheon with the Consul General of Canada and others.
Greater Memphis Chamber, City Councilman Kemp Conrad, CN Rail, and others join with Hon. Con. B. Lee Mallory and Consul General Brereton in Memphis to discuss economic development and transportation in Memphis.
Acknowledging B. Lee Mallory who announced his retirement as Honorary Consul of Canada after nearly a decade of service.