Transportation

Transportation

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)
651-296-4131
sen.scott.newman@senate.mn

House Transportation Finance Commitee
Chair: Rep. Paul Torkelson (R-Hanska)
651-296-9303
rep.paul.torkelson@house.mn

House Transportation & Regional Governance Policy Committee
Chair: Linda Runbeck (R-Circle Pines)
651-296-2907
rep.linda.runbeck@house.mn

CGMC Chairs

CGMC Lobbyists