CGMC believes that state funding sources—including new state revenues—should be distributed equitably to meet the transportation needs of both Greater Minnesota and the metro area.

Policy Positions

Advocacy Documents & Informational Materials

Bills to Watch

  • SF 1358/HF 1550 – Provides $50M in funding for city streets (CGMC supports this bill)
  • SF 3837/HF 4437 – Constitutional amendment allocating state general sales tax revenue related to motor vehicle repair and replacement parts exclusively to fund roads (CGMC opposes this bill)
  • SF 3806 – Senate transportation omnibus bill
  • HF 4160 – House transportation omnibus bill

Contact information

2017-18 Legislative Committees

Senate Transportation Finance and Policy
Chair: Sen. Scott Newman (R-Hutchinson)

House Transportation Finance Commitee
Chair: Rep. Paul Torkelson (R-Hanska)

House Transportation & Regional Governance Policy Committee
Chair: Linda Runbeck (R-Circle Pines)

CGMC Chairs

CGMC Lobbyists