Transportation Steering Committee

All matters pertaining to federal transportation legislation, funding and regulation and its impacts on county government, including highway and bridge development, finance and safety, public transit development and finance, transportation planning, airport development and service, passenger and freight railroads, ports and waterways, freight movement, and research and development of new modes of transportation.​

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 From the Washington Watch blog

Congress Passes Short-Term Patch for Transportation Funding

​This week, Congress reached agreement over a short-term patch to keep the Highway Trust Fund solvent and extend the current surface transportation... (read more)

7 weeks ago | 0

​Congress Moves Forward with Temporary Trust Fund Fix

On June 24, the Senate unveiled and advanced a short-term fix to keep the Highway Trust Fund (HTF) solvent through the... (read more)

3 months ago | 0

​Congress Looks to Fix Highway Trust Fund

According to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s most recent projections, the Highway Trust Fund (HTF) is expecting shortfalls in the Highway... (read more)

3 months ago | 0

​House Appropriators Pass T-HUD Bill with Changes to Funding for HUD Programs

On June 10, the House passed the FY 2015 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development (T-HUD) Appropriations bill, H.R. 4754, by a vote... (read more)

3 months ago | 0

Video coverage from NACo's Transportation Rally during our 2014 Legislative Conference.

Committee Chair
Commissioner Peter McLaughlin 
Hennepin County, MN​

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