Freight Roundtable

The Freight Roundtable was created in 2004 and consists of members of both the public and private sector. The Freight Roundtable’s mission is to assist in the efficient movement of freight in the Greater Des Moines Region.  The Freight Roundtable meets quarterly on the third Wednesday of the month at 3 PM.

2021 Meetings

  • February 17, 2021
  • May 19, 2021
  • August 25, 2021
  • December 1, 2021

If you have an active interest in freight and goods movement, have questions about the group, would like to attend the Freight Roundtable meetings, or would like copies of past agendas or minutes, please contact Zhi Chen.

AgendasMinutes and Materials
August 25, 2021 AgendaPresentation Slides and Meeting Recording (Active until September 8, 2021 at 11:59 PM; Passcode Required)
Talking Freight Seminar July 2021 (Trucking Industry Resilience During Disruption Events) Recording and Presentation Slides
Transload Facility Open House Invitation (Wednesday September 1, 2021 3:30 – 5:30 PM at 200 SE 15th St, Des Moines)
May 19, 2021 AgendaPresentation Slides
Meeting Recording (Active until June 18 2021, 11:59 PM; Passcode Required)
February 17, 2021 AgendaMinutes
December 2020 AgendaMinutes
February 2020 AgendaMinutes
October 2019 AgendaMinutes
March/April 2019 AgendaMinutes
January 2019 Agenda – CancelledMinutes
November 2018 AgendaMinutes
September 2018 AgendaMinutes

 Planning to attend a meeting?

Anyone planning to attend MPO meetings who may need auxiliary aids or services should call the Des Moines Area MPO office at 515-334-0075. Please call at least 48 hours in advance so that appropriate arrangements can be made.