WV Transportation

WV Transportation

WV Transportation

WV Department of Transportation

Public Port Authority


The mission of the West Virginia Public Port Authority is to develop the potential of intermodalism by combining highway, rail, and water transportation infrastructure to maximize overall economic advantages to business, industry, and the citizens of West Virginia.

Port Authority Resources


  • Assists interested private or public parties in the development and operation of public port and intermodal facilities throughout West Virginia for economic and recreational enhancement.
  • Facilitates the development and empowerment of local port authority districts.
  • Provides for the operation of the Point Pleasant Rail Terminal & Warehouse Facility.


Jimmy Wriston, P.E.
Cabinet Secretary / Commissioner of Highways, WV Department of Transportation
1900 Kanawha Boulevard East​
Charleston, WV 25305-0440
Phone: 304-558-0444
Fax: 304-558-1004

Hig Rail Service Cost Analysis Final Report