Partners, Sponsors & Affiliates

The North American Steel Interstate Coalition (NASIC) welcomes organizations which support the Steel Interstate System concept for macro economic, environmental, nation security reasons or just because it makes good business sense for their corporation. We encourage those interested in joining our efforts to become Coalition Partners.  Groups and corporations spanning a spectrum from  logistics enterprises to groups fighting climate change or pushing for smart growth have a stake in NASIC's success.

NASIC also certainly welcomes organizations which have inquiries and or would consider supporting our efforts financially as Coalition Sponsors.

Contact us if your organization is interested in being a Partner or a Sponsor in bringing into the North American Steel Interstate System into being or if you have questions of any kind.

Our Partners:

Local Government Resolutions~RAIL Solution Regional Initiative:

Town of Abingdon, VA Town of Damascus, VA City of Lexington, VA Scott County, VA
Alleghany County, VA Town of Edinburg, VA Town of Marion, VA Shenandoah County, VA
City of Athens, TN Floyd County, VA Town of New Market, VA Smyth County, VA
Town of Blacksburg, VA Franklin County, VA Town of Pulaski, VA City of Staunton, VA
City of Bristol, TN Giles County, VA. Pulaski County, VA Town of Unicoi, TN
City of Bristol, VA Town of Glade Spring City of Radford, VA Town of Vinton, VA
Botetourt County, VA City of Harrisonburg, VA City of Roanoke, VA Warren County, VA
City of Buena Vista, VA City of Jefferson, TN Roanoke County, VA Washington County, TN
Town of Christiansburg, VA Town of Jonesborough, TN Rockbridge County, VA Washington County, VA
Clarke County, VA City of Kingsport, TN Russell County, VA Wythe County, VA
Craig County, VA City of Kingston, TN City of Salem, VA Town of Wytheville, VA

Regional Planning & Economic Development Organization Resolutions~RAIL Solution Regional Initiative:

Bristol Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization
Knoxville Regional Transportation Planning Board
Mount Rogers Planning District Comission
New River Valley Planning District Comission
Roanoke Valley Alleghany Regional Commission
Roanoke Valley Metropolitan Planning Organization
Rockbridge Area Conservation Council
Scott County Economic Development Authority


Endorsing Virginia General Assembly Members~RAIL Solution Regional Initiative:

VA Senate: (4) Representing:
Creigh Deeds D-Alleghany/Bath/Buena Vista/Charlottesville/Covington/Nelson/Albemarle/Buckingham/Rockbridge
John Edwards D-Craig/Giles/Roanoke City/Montgomery/Pulaski/Roanoke Co.
Phillip Puckett D-Bland/Buchanan/Dickenson/Russell/Tazewell/Pulaski/Smyth/Wise/Wythe
Roscoe Reynolds D-Carroll/Floyd/Galax/Henry/Martinsville/Patrick/Grayson/Wythe
VA House of Delegates: (10) Representing:
Dan Bowling D-Buchanan/Tazewell/Russell
Charles Carrico R-Grayson/Smyth/Wythe/Carroll
Ben Cline R-Rockbridge/Buena Vista/Lexington/Amherst/Augusta
Ann Crockett-Stark R-Wythe/Bland/Giles/Tazewell
Morgan Griffith R-Salem/Roanoke Co.
Joe P. Johnson D-Washington/Bristol
Bud Phillips D-Dickenson/Russell/Wise
Charles Poindexter R-Floyd/Franklin/Pittsylvania
Jim Shuler D-Blacksburg/Craig/Alleghany/Bath/Montgomery/Giles
Onzlee Ware D-Roanoke City & Co.



Our NGO Partners working through the RAIL Solution Regional Initiative are:


Our Regional Initiatives are:

Sponsors & Affiliates