The Transportation Board's inception as successor to the Highway Board occurred in 1975.
The Board's duties and responsibilities include response to appeals, petitions and specific activities pursuant to statutory authority; i.e. Highways (Title 19) and Aeronautics, Railroads and Surface Transportation (Title 5).
The Transportation Board held six public hearings during the fall of 2013 to gather information about varioius transportation topics. The Board during the months of October and November also took public coment via its website. The results of this process have been published in the Board's 2013 Annual Report, which is available by clicking here. Questions or comments regarding the report can be submitted to the Board’s executive secretary at firstname.lastname@example.org.