November 17, 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 would like to participate in the conference call.



9 a.m.    Call to Order

Introductions – Jason Culotta, Senior Director of Government Relations

  • Intermodal Opportunities Arise
    • Milwaukee-Muskegon cross-lake shipping
    • Efficiency of international container movements through Chicago
    • Duluth international container service beginning
  • OSOW Update
    • Proposed OSOW High Clearance Routes
    • Megaload standard proposal
    • Proposed pole car standard for loads exceeding 14’6”
    • Port of Milwaukee “High-Wide” Route
  • Critical issues in the Trucking Industry released
  • Wisconsin Central Group Update
  • Counsel’s Report – John Duncan Varda, DeWitt Ross & Stevens
  • WMC Staff Report
  • Adjourn