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  • Rep. Diane Lanpher, Chair
  • Rep. Charles "Butch" Shaw, Vice Chair
  • Rep. Timothy R. Corcoran, Ranking Member
  • Rep. John L. Bartholomew
  • Rep. Mollie S. Burke
  • Rep. Curt McCormack
  • Rep. Patricia McCoy
  • Rep. Brian K. Savage
  • Rep. Brian Smith
  • Rep. Gabrielle Stebbins
  • Rep. Rebecca White, Clerk

House Committee on Transportation

 

AGENDA

Via Zoom

January 12, 2021 - January 15, 2021

Last Updated 1/15/2021 3:26 PM

 

Meetings are livestreamed here unless otherwise noted.

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

10:00 AM                   House Floor

Caucuses will be held immediately following the Floor

 

1:00 PM                   House Floor

 

1:40 PM                   VTrans Agency Overview

Agency Overview & Pandemic Response Assistance

Joe Flynn, Secretary of Transportation, Agency of Transportation

Wanda Minoli, Commissioner, Department of Motor Vehicles

Michele Boomhower, Director, Policy, Planning & Intermodal Dev. Div., Agency of Transportation

Wayne Symonds, Highway Division Director and Chief Engineer, Agency of Transportation

Wayne Gammell, Finance & Administration Division Director, Agency of Transportation

 

4:15 PM                   Adjourn

 

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

9:00 AM                   Transportation Finance Overview

Overview of Vermont Transportation Revenues

Chris Rupe, Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office

 

10:00 AM                   Transportation Law Overview

Act 121 As Enacted

Act 154 G Sections Summary

Act 149 Section-by-Section Summary

HTC Overview (Jan 2021)

Act 154 As Enacted

HTC Overview of Key Legal and Legislative Principles

Anthea Dexter-Cooper, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

 

11:45 AM                   Lunch

 

1:15 PM                   House Floor

 

immediately following Floor                   Sexual Harassment Prevention Training

 

15 minutes after Training                   Transportation Law Overview

Act 121 As Enacted

Act 154 As Enacted

Anthea Dexter-Cooper, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

 

4:15 PM                   Adjourn

 

Thursday, January 14, 2021

9:00 AM                   Policy, Planning, and Intermodal Development Division Overview

Michele Boomhower, Director, Policy, Planning & Intermodal Dev. Div., Agency of Transportation

 

9:15 AM                   Rail and Aviation Bureau: Aviation Program

Daniel Delabruere, Rail and Aviation, Director, Agency of Transportation

Paul Libby, Rail Project Delivery Manager, Agency of Transportation

Rollin Tebbets, Aviation Operations and Maintenance Manager, Agency of Transportation

 

10:15 AM                   Rail and Aviation Bureau: Rail Program

Daniel Delabruere, Rail and Aviation, Director, Agency of Transportation

Paul Libby, Rail Project Delivery Manager, Agency of Transportation

Erin Charbonneau, Rail Bridge Program Manager, Agency of Transportation

 

10:45 AM                   Public Transit Program

Ross MacDonald, Public Transit Program Manager, Agency of Transportation

 

11:45 AM                   Policy, Planning, and Research Bureau

Joe Segale, Policy, Planning and Research Bureau Director, Agency of Transportation

 

11:55 AM                   Lunch

 

1:15 PM                   House Floor

 

After Floor                         Public Engagement

Amy Tatko, Public Outreach Manager, Agency of Transportation

 

2:00 PM                   Finance & Administration Division Overview

Wayne Gammell, Finance & Administration Division Director, Agency of Transportation

 

2:15 PM                   Training Center and Local Roads Program Overview

Christine Hetzel, Organizational Development Director, Agency of Transportation

Stu Johnson, Branch Manager, VT Local Roads (VLR)

 

2:45 PM                   Civil Rights Overview

Lori Valburn, Chief of Civil Rights & Labor Compliance, Agency of Transportation

 

3:10 PM                   Contract Administration

Maureen Parker, Contract Administration Chief, Agency of Transportation

 

3:30 PM                   Audit Overview

Constantinos Stivaros, Audit Chief, Agency of Transportation

 

3:45 PM                   Finance Overview

Renea Bordeau, Financial Director of Budget & Business Support Services, Agency of Transportation

Bradley Kukenberger, Financial Operations Director, Agency of Administration

 

4:00 PM                   Adjourn

 

Friday, January 15, 2021

9:30 AM                   House Floor

 

10:00 AM                   VTrans Strategic Plan, Agency Performance Monitoring and Results-Based Accountability

Joe Segale, Policy, Planning and Research Bureau Director, Agency of Transportation

Manuel Sainz, Performance Management and Analytics Unit Supervisor, Agency of Transportation

 

11:00 AM                   Highway Division Overview

Wayne Symonds, Highway Division Director and Chief Engineer, Agency of Transportation

Ann Gammell, Highway Division Deputy Director and Chief Engineer, Agency of Transportation

 

11:15 AM                   Operations and Safety Bureau

Josh Schultz, Operations and Safety Bureau Director, Agency of Transportation

 

11:45 AM                   Lunch

 

1:20 PM                   Project Delivery Bureau

Rob White, Project Delivery Bureau Director, Agency of Transportation

 

1:40 PM                   Asset Management & Performance Bureau

Kevin Marshia, Asset Management Bureau Director, Agency of Transportation

 

2:10 PM                   Construction and Materials Bureau

Nicholas Van Den Berg, Materials Engineer, Agency of Transportation

 

2:30 PM                   Maintenance Bureau

Todd Law, Maintenance Bureau, Director, Agency of Transportation

 

2:50 PM                   Central Garage

Tammy Ellis, Central Garage Manager, Agency of Transportation

 

3:20 PM                   Adjourn

 

ATTENTION WITNESSES

 

Please email handouts to the committee assistant at least 24 hours before your scheduled meeting time. With few exceptions, any documents you send to a committee assistant, are open to the public and may be posted to the committee’s web page.

 

If you have any questions or comments, please contact

 Lori Morse at lmorse@leg.state.vt.us