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U.S. Mayors Push For Infrastructure Task Force

U.S. Mayors Push For Infrastructure Task Force

HDT Trucking Info
May 5, 2017

The U.S. Conference of Mayors has formed a task force on infrastructure aimed at working with President Trump and Congress to develop and pass a major infrastructure package.

The Task Force on Infrastructure will be chaired by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, who was appointed by USCM’s president, Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett 

“Mayor Garcetti leads a city that has been at the forefront of so many infrastructure initiatives from a massive build out of the city and region's transit system, smart and connected lighting, an accelerated deployment of renewable energy technologies, and substantial port and freight improvements, among others,” said Cornett. “I am pleased to welcome him to this post."

The task force will work with the leadership in Washington to guide the passage of an infrastructure package. It will be comprised of mayors interested in various infrastructure sectors, including transportation, water, ports, energy, broadband and other priorities... FULL ARTICLE

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