March 15, 2018 – WMC Transportation Committee Meeting

  Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce 501 E. Washington Ave. Madison, WI 53707 9:00 AM Counsel Report   AGENDA Welcome Mr. Craig Thompson, Transportation Development Association of Wisconsin Revenue for Infrastructure – Tolls? Fuel Tax? Trump Administration Vision? Mr. Steve Caya, … Continued

January 25, 2018 – WMC Transportation Committee Meeting

  Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce 501 E. Washington Ave. Madison, WI 53707 9:00 AM Counsel Report   AGENDA Welcome Mr. Dave Simon, WisDOT Intermodal Subcommittee Mr. Matt Umhoefer, WisDOT Freight Advisory Committee November meeting re-cap and next steps Counsel’s Report … Continued

Legislature Agrees on Transportation Funding Package

After a month-long delay in the budget-writing process, legislators have finally arrived at a consensus position on funding transportation. The results are the approval of no new revenues to fund transportation and deep reductions in funding for highways, with the … Continued

Legislative Agenda 2013-14: Transportation & Infrastructure

Wisconsin’s transportation infrastructure is challenged by growing demands for use of the system, inadequate federal funding, and state funding having been siphoned away in the past to support other government spending. Wisconsin businesses rely on transportation infrastructure to move goods … Continued

Support for SJR 4

A safe and reliable transportation system is necessary for the ability of Wisconsin businesses to remain competitive. Businesses rely on good roads to receive raw materials and ship finished products to the market. Unfortunately, Wisconsin has not been able to … Continued

Support for AJR 2

A safe and reliable transportation system is necessary for the ability of Wisconsin businesses to remain competitive. Businesses rely on good roads to receive raw materials and ship finished products to the market. Unfortunately, Wisconsin has not been able to … Continued

Intermodal Growth Surges on Truckload Freight Conversion

By Rip Watson, Senior Reporter This story appears in the Dec. 24 & 31 print edition of Transport Topics. Intermodal business continued to grow in 2012, powered by the combination of truckload freight migrating to rail long hauls, expanded Eastern … Continued