Freight Transportation

Smart Moves

The freight transportation system is a vital part of our economy. Efficient and safe freight movement supports industrial and commercial growth, creates jobs, and improves quality of life. MAG works with partner agencies and freight stakeholders to improve the freight network. This is done through smart long-term investments that attract industry and support household needs through improved speed, reliability, cost, productivity, and safety.


Transportation Planning & Performance Program Manager
Ted Brown
  • MAG Truck Parking Study

    MAG will conduct a truck parking study to evaluate the existing commercial truck parking demand in the region and the anticipated impacts of the new Electronic Logging Device (ELD) regulations.
  • Rio Salado North Freight Subarea Study

    This project was a joint effort between MAG, the Maricopa County Department of Transportation and the City of Phoenix. This study recommended projects and policies that will move goods more efficiently and safely through existing industrial clusters of Maricopa County.
  • Tempe/Phoenix Freight Subarea Study

    This project is a joint effort between MAG, Maricopa County, City of Tempe, and City of Phoenix. The freight study will recommend projects and policies that will move goods more efficiently and safely through existing industrial clusters of Maricopa County.
  • Southwest Freight Subarea Project Assessment

    MAG conducted this Southwest Freight Subarea Project Assessment (SPA). Freight SPAs are intended to recommend projects and policies that will move goods more efficiently and safely through existing industrial clusters of Maricopa County.
  • MAG Freight Transportation Plan

    Building on the Freight Framework Study, MAG undertook preparation of this Regional Freight Transportation Plan. A central element of the plan is the identification and designation of a 21st century core roadway freight network.
  • Freight Transportation Framework Study (JPAC Sun Corridor)

    The goal of the 18-month Freight Transportation Framework Study is to unite cities, counties, transportation authorities, freight entities, and businesses to protect, maximize, and expand commerce and economic vitality.