White House Infrastructure Czar to Kick-Off Legislative Summit, Transport Topics Previews Summit

Next week, the senior White House advisor on infrastructure, Mitch Landrieu will speak about the Biden-Harris Administration’s historic investments in port infrastructure and the continued efforts to implement those investments efficiently, at the AAPA Legislative Summit: Strong Ports, Strong America taking place in the Waldorf Astoria Washington, D.C.

Mitch Landrieu serves as senior advisor to the President and infrastructure coordinator responsible for coordinating the implementation of the historic Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, the most significant and comprehensive investment in America’s infrastructure. Landrieu served as the 61st Mayor of New Orleans from 2010 to 2018. When he took office, the city was still recovering from Hurricane Katrina. He kick-started the city’s recovery by fast-tracking over 100 projects and securing billions in federal funding for schools, hospitals, parks, and critical infrastructure. Read his full bio here.

For a preview heading into the Legislative Summit, Dan Ronan of Transport Topics News interviews AAPA President and CEO Chris Connor. Read the article here.