​​​​​Welcome to the Subcommittee on Transportation Communications

The AASHTO Transportation Communications Subcommittee -- TransComm -- is made up of public affairs professionals from the 50 states, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia. It promotes excellence in communications through the exchange of ideas and educational programming, presents annual skills awards and advises other committees on communications issues. It is also the sponsor of the yearly TransComm conference.

Announcements (updated June 20, 2016)

The 2016 TransComm Annual Meeting - Charleston, WV​

​​The 2016 TransComm meeting will be held in Charleston, West Virginia in September 2016 and registration details are now available at transcommannualmeeting.org

The multi-day meeting will include the top minds in transportation communications. The agenda typically features discussion of transportation safety, best practices, emerging technologies, crisis management and communication skills development. ​

For information on sponsorship opportunities, contact the TransComm committee liaison, Lloyd Brown

TransComm Webinar Archive Available

Check out an entire library of webinar information on a range of topics from social media trends to how to get the most from your annual skills contest entries. The February webinar on breaking through workplace distractions​ is now posted.

AASHTO Social Media Survey

The 2015 annual AASHTO social media survey​ reveals a continuing trend toward increasing social media adoption by state departments of trans​portation. In addition, the survey suggests that the use of social media tools has dramatically shifted state transportation department communication staffing responsibilities and overall public engagement strategies.