January 21, 2016 – WMC Transportation Committee Meeting

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce
501 E. Washington Ave.
Madison, WI 53703

9 a.m.

counsel report
staff report

Individuals are encouraged to participate via teleconference for all or part of the meeting.  Contact Jason Culotta to participate.


9 a.m.    Call to Order

Introductions – Jason Culotta, Director of Tax & Transportation Policy

Wisconsin’s State Freight Plan – What is it & Seeking Industry Input

    • Featuring special guests:  Donna Brown Martin, WisDOTBureau of Planning and Economic Development Bureau Director & Jennifer Sarnecki, WisDOT Statewide Planning Chief
  • OSOW Corridor to Port of Milwaukee
    • Review of January 11 discussion
  • Freight Rail Preservation Program Grant Awards
    • January 4 announcement allocating $31 million in grants & loans
  • Wisconsin Central Group Update
  • Counsel’s Report – John Duncan Varda, DeWitt Ross & Stevens
  • WMC Staff Report
  • Adjourn