Transportation Steering Committee

Responsible for all matters pertaining to federal transportation legislation, funding and regulation and its impacts on county government. This includes 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.

Policy Briefs

Latest Resources

  • Reports & Toolkits | Jan. 13, 2020

    NACo works to preserve local decision making, protect counties from unfunded mandates and preemption and strengthen the federal-state-local partnership.

  • Reports & Toolkits | Dec. 22, 2019

    Nearly three months after the start of fiscal year (FY) 2020, congressional leaders were able to reach an agreement on a two-part spending deal that will fund the federal government through September 30, 2020. President Trump signed the two packages (H.R. 1865; H.R.

  • Video | Aug. 5, 2019

    This week's video includes legislation that would permanently repeal the Cadillac Tax, introduction of the Restore the Partnership Act, the beginning of the August recess and more.

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Transportation Steering Committee


Randy Maluchnik
Carver County, Minnesota


Vice Chair

Walter Beyer
Chief Engineer and Operations Officer
Elmore County, Alabama


Cindy Bobbitt
Grant County, Oklahoma


Gary Fickes
Tarrant County, Texas


Scott Haggerty
Alameda County, California


James Healy
Board Member
DuPage County, Illinois


Bill Holen
Arapahoe County, Colorado


Jack Mariano
Pasco County, Florida


Paul Savas
Clackamas County, Oregon


Subcommittee Chair

William Altimus (Transit/Rail)
Parish Administrator
Bossier Parish, Louisiana


Patrick Farrell (Ports)
Chatham County, Georgia


Liz Hausmann (Airports)
Fulton County, Georgia


Matthew Prochaska (Highway/Highway Safety)
County Board Member
Kendall County, Illinois


Subcommittee Vice Chair

Ron Burrows (Ports)
Rogers County, Oklahoma


Nancy Detert (Airports)
Sarasota County, Florida


Daniel Fedderly (Highway/Highway Safety)
Executive Director
Wisconsin County Highway Association, Wisconsin


Sharon Green Middleton (Ports)
Council Vice-President
Baltimore City, Maryland


Michael Logsdon (Airports)
Oldham County, Kentucky


Bob Lucey (Transit/Rail)
Commission Chair
Washoe County, Nevada


Stanley Moore (Transit/Rail)
Cook County, Illinois


Richard Sanders (Highway/Highway Safety)
County Engineer
Polk County, Minnesota


Alton Shepherd (Highway/Highway Safety)
Apache County, Arizona


Vance Stuehrenberg (Airports)
Blue Earth County, Minnesota


Robert Weinroth (Transit/Rail)
Commissioner, District 4
Palm Beach County, Florida



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