The Hidden Cost of Freight: Truck Parking Problems and Solutions

Date/Time: Thursday, August 16
10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Room: Rookwood – 4th Floor

Description: Truck parking is a well-documented problem with myriad impacts to freight movement and costs. Increasing oversight of driving time limits, traffic congestion and slim operating margins all contribute to ever-increasing pressure to locate safe and convenient overnight parking. This session will explore examples of public agencies and private industries working successfully to address truck parking based on an understanding of how it places them in a more economically competitive position.

Moderator: Robyn Bancroft, Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments

Panel Speakers:

  • Scott Grenerth, Consultant Truck Specialized Parking Services
  • Brent Cooper, Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce
  • Keith Bucklew, HDR