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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House Offers Two-Month Extension of MAP-21

​On May 15, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster... (read more)

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House Appropriators Advance FY 2016 Spending Bill for Transportation, Housing and Urban Development

​On April 29, the House Appropriations Committee’s Transportation, Housing and Urban Development (T-HUD) Subcommittee approved a FY 2016 spending bill that would provide... (read more)

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Department of Transportation Announces New Round of TIGER Grants For 2015

​On April 2, U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Secretary Anthony Foxx announced that $500 million is available for the seventh round of... (read more)

6 weeks ago | 0

NACo Hosts Capitol Hill Briefing on County Priorities for Transportation Infrastructure and Financing

Pictured here (L to R): Sen. Tom Carper (D-Del.); NACo Transportation Steering Committee Chair Peter McLaughlin, Commissioner, Hennepin County, Minn.;... (read more)

3 months ago | 0

Committee Chair
Commissioner Peter McLaughlin 
Hennepin County, MN​

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