Hancock elected president of national organization
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(AP) - Kentucky's chief
transportation official has been elected president of a national group
representing transportation agencies across the U.S.
Kentucky Transportation Secretary Mike Hancock was elected to the top post
on Monday by the board of directors of the American Association of State
Highway and Transportation Officials during the group's annual meeting in Denver.
Hancock will serve one year as president.
Also at the meeting, the organization named former Kentucky Transportation
Secretary Calvin G. Grayson as recipient of the Thomas H. MacDonald Memorial
Award for continuous outstanding service or an exceptional contribution to
highway engineering. Grayson is also director emeritus of the Kentucky
at the University of Kentucky,
and the Transportation Cabinet says his career in transportation has spanned
nearly seven decades.
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