Welcome to the Standing Committee on Rail Transportation

SCORT addresses all policy, regulatory, safety and enforcement issues impacting the ability of States to develop and maintain their portions of an efficient national freight and passenger rail transportation network.

SCORT serves as the Rail modal lead for the AASHTO Freight Transportation Network and Special Committee on Intermodal Transportation and Economic Expansion.

SCORT members include all 52 AASHTO participating transportation departments.

The latest subcommittee news and information can be found using the navigation menu on the left of the page.  For more information please contact Chris Smith at 202-624-5839. ​

Upcoming Events

2015 SCORT Washington Meeting
When: February 17 to 19, 2015 (NGEC Events on Feb. 20)
Where: Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill
400 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA
Tel: +1 (202) 737-1234
  • Room rate:  $177.00 (single/double occupancy)
  • Check-in Time: 3:00 PM; Check-out Time: 12:00 PM​
  • Room reservation cut-off date: Tuesday, January 20th 2015
  • State and local taxes: 14.5% (or prevailing rate at the time of meeting)​
  • Reserve a room.
​REGISTER for the Washington Meeting​

Draft Agenda:
 SCORT DC 2015 Meeting at a Glance (Draft).docx
(All details subject to frequent change.)