May 11-13, 2015 | Washington, D.C.
SLC Economic Development, Transportation & Cultural Affairs Committee Delegation
CSG Transportation Policy Academy
Senator Willie Simmons (Chair, Mississippi Senate Highways and Transportation Committee), Delegate Danny Hamrick (Vice Chair, West Virginia House Roads and Transportation Committee) and Representative Mathew Pitsch (Member, Arkansas House Public Transportation Committee) attended The Council of State Governments’ (CSG) 2015 Transportation Policy Academy in Washington, D.C., May 11-13, 2015. This was CSG’s fifth Transportation Policy Academy that brought together transportation legislative leaders from all four CSG regions to the nation’s Capital for a series of high-level policy discussions and briefings, meetings with members of Congress and U.S. Department of Transportation officials, and a tour of one of the busiest metropolitan areas in the country (Northern Virginia) for innovative infrastructure projects.