May 17, 2012 – WMC Transportation Committee Meeting

Counsel Report
Staff Report


9:00 a.m. Call to Order

Introductions – Jason Culotta, WMC Director of Tax and Transportation Policy

9:05 a.m. Update on Federal Surface Transportation Re-Authorization

Beginning of Conference Committee

9:10 a.m.  Hwy 41 Overweight Exemption

9:15 a.m.  Freight Rail Progress Update


  • Chippewa Falls Improvements
  • Green Bay Study Committee

Chicago Gateway

Log Project

9:30 a.m.  Review of Alternative Fuels Conference

             Update on CNG/LNG use in WI

9:40 a.m. Discussion Topics:

  •     Counsel’s Report
  •     WMC Staff Report
  •     Adjourn