The purpose for which the Southern Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (SASHTO) is organized and for which it shall be perpetuated is

  • to encourage a balanced transportation system within member states;
  • to study the various materials, methods of construction and maintenance and to discuss common problems experienced with transportation facilities;
  • to exchange ideas and evaluate programs within the aviation, highway, rail, transit and water modes of transportation;
  • to cooperate in every way possible with the U.S. Department of Transportation, the Federal Highway Administration, the Federal Aviation Administration, the Federal Railroad Administration and the Federal Transit Administration in the consideration of transportation problems; and
  • to support legislation for the purpose of protecting capital investments in current transportation systems and for improving transportation programs.



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