September 28, 2017 – WMC Transportation Committee Meeting

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce
501 E. Washington Ave.
Madison, WI 53707
9 a.m.

counsel report


AGENDA

9 a.m.  Call to Order

  • IntroductionsScott Manley, WMC Senior Vice President of Government Relations
  • Update on the 2017-19 State Budget
    • Transportation plan
    • DOT reform/transparency legislation circulating
  • Prospects for Federal Infrastructure Legislation
  • Wisconsin Central Group Update
    • Lake States Shipper Association, Data Co-op Committee report (meeting Green Bay 9/21/2017)
    • Communications with WisDOT on potential CN lease if CN/WC central WI lines
    • Encouraging Northwoods Rail Transit Commission to expand, define both regional and local outreach objectives
  • Counsel’s Report
    • John Duncan Varda, DeWitt Ross & Steven
  • WMC Staff Report
  • Adjourn