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 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

 
​U.S. DOT Announces 2014 TIGER Grant Awards

On September 12, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) announced $600 million in grant awards through the 2014 Transportation Investment Generating Economic... (read more)

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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)

3 months 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)

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​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)

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

Committee Chair
Commissioner Peter McLaughlin 
Hennepin County, MN​
 

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