Toward a New U.S. Transportation Policy - Jan. 25

NYU Wagner’s Rudin Center will convene current and federal and state officials and other thought leaders for an extended discussion on the future of U.S. transportation policy on Monday, January 25 at New York University.

This policy discussion, framed by a report from the Bipartisan Policy Center entitled “Performance Driven: A New Vision for U.S. Transportation Policy,” will take place at The Kimmel Center, 60 Washington Square South (Eisner & Lubin Auditorium), from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Breakfast and registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. Lunch will also be served. Media coverage is invited.

The discussion is cosponsored by the Rudin Center for Transportation Policy and Management at the Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, and the Bipartisan Policy Center, whose ) National Transportation Policy Project has issued the report in an effort to influence federal surface transportation policy.

Participants at the January 25 forum will include:

  • Sherwood Boehlert, Former U.S. Congressman, NTPP Co-Chair and Of Counsel The Accord Group
  • Donald J. Emerson, Principal Consultant, PB Consult
  • Timothy Gilchrist, Senior Advisor for Infrastructure and Transportation, New York State
  • Joseph Marie, Commissioner, Connecticut Department of Transportation
  • Bob Pleasure, Special Assistant to the President, Building and Construction Trades Department, AFL-CIO
  • Janette Sadik-Khan, Commissioner, New York City Department of Transportation
  • Elliot Sander, Chief Executive, Global Transportation, AECOM
  • Kate Slevin, Executive Director, Tri-State Transportation Campaign
  • Robert Yaro, President, Regional Plan Association

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