March 24, 2016 – WMC Transportation Committee Meeting

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

counsel report
staff report

Contact Jason Culotta if you want to participate in the conference call.




9 a.m.    Call to Order

Introductions – Jason Culotta, Director of Tax & Transportation Policy


  • Focus on Importers Drives Milwaukee Container Terminal Interest
  • State Overweight Exemption for Natural Gas Vehicles
  • Review of 2016 Freight-Related Bills Adopted by the Legislature
  • Wisconsin Central Group Update
    • April Northwoods Rail Transit Commission meeting with CN
    • Future support for NRTC publicly-owned log car project
  • Counsel’s Report – John Duncan Varda, DeWitt Ross & Stevens
  • WMC Staff Report
  • Adjourn