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Monday, April 18, 2016
MIPRC has submitted outside witness testimony (OWT) to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies (THUD) for FY 2017, asking for adequate funding to continue strengthening and expanding passenger rail service in our region.
MIPRC thanked the Committee for including a rail title for the first time in a transportation funding authorization (the FAST Act) and specifically asked that the Committee provide:
A PDF of MIPRC’s submitted testimony can be found here.