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  • Sen. Dick Mazza, Chair
  • Sen. Andrew Perchlik, Vice Chair
  • Sen. Jane Kitchel
  • Sen. Thomas Chittenden, Clerk
  • Sen. Russ Ingalls

Senate Committee on Transportation

 

AGENDA

 

Via Zoom

April 6, 2021 - April 9, 2021

Last Updated 4/9/2021 1:28 PM

 

 

Meetings are livestreamed here unless otherwise noted

 

 

 

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

9:30 AM                   Senate Floor

 

15 min. after Floor                   H. 433 - An act relating to the Transportation Program and miscellaneous changes to laws related to transportation

Walk-through Sec. 19-29

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

Michele Boomhower, Director, Policy, Planning & Intermodal Development Division, Agency of Transportation

 

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

9:00 AM                   S. 121 - An act relating to plug-in electric vehicle registration fees

Sen. Mark A. MacDonald, Sponsor

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

 

9:30 AM                   H. 433 - An act relating to the Transportation Program and miscellaneous changes to laws related to transportation

Continued walk-through of Sec. 19-29 and additional language updates and proposals

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

Michele Boomhower, Director, Policy, Planning & Intermodal Development Division, Agency of Transportation

 

10:45 AM                   Break until 11 a.m.

 

11:00 AM                   H. 433 - An act relating to the Transportation Program and miscellaneous changes to laws related to transportation

Sec. 27 Improvement of High Use Corridor

Jon Kaplan, Bicycle and Pedestrian Program Manager, Agency of Transportation

Karen Yacos, Executive Director, Local Motion

 

11:15 AM                   H. 433 - An act relating to the Transportation Program and miscellaneous changes to laws related to transportation

Sec. 28 Work Zone Study

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

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

Tony Facos, Director of Enforcement & Safety, Department of Motor Vehicles

Costa Pappis, Policy and Planning Manager, Agency of Transportation

Lieutenant Tara Thomas, Special Operations Executive Officer, Vermont State Police

 

1:00 PM                   Senate Floor

 

Thursday, April 8, 2021

9:00 AM                   H. 433 - An act relating to the Transportation Program and miscellaneous changes to laws related to transportation

US Route 4 Permitting

Michele Boomhower, Director, Policy, Planning & Intermodal Development Division, Agency of Transportation

Jesse Devlin, Highway Safety and Design Program Manager, Agency of Transportation

Matt Bogaczyk, Pavement Design Project Manager, Agency of Transportation

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

William Smith, Lobbyist, Vermont Truck and Bus Association

 

9:30 AM                   H. 433 - An act relating to the Transportation Program and miscellaneous changes to laws related to transportation

Sec. 23 Airport and Rail Signs

Costa Pappis, Policy and Planning Manager, Agency of Transportation

 

9:45 AM                   H. 433 - An act relating to the Transportation Program and miscellaneous changes to laws related to transportation

Sec. 24 Site Plan Review

Sec. 25 Subdivision Review

Sec. 26 Sec. 1111 Permit Amendment Fees

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

 

10:15 AM                   Break until 10:45 a.m.

 

10:45 AM                   H. 433 - An act relating to the Transportation Program and miscellaneous changes to laws related to transportation

Continue H.433 Walk-Through

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

Michele Boomhower, Director, Policy, Planning & Intermodal Development Division, Agency of Transportation

 

1:00 PM                   Senate Floor

 

Friday, April 9, 2021

9:00 AM                   H. 433 - An act relating to the Transportation Program and miscellaneous changes to laws related to transportation

Sec. 12-15 Emissions Repair Program

Peter Walke, Commissioner, Department of Environmental Conservation

Michele Boomhower, Director, Policy, Planning & Intermodal Development Division, Agency of Transportation

Megan O'Toole, Staff Attorney, Department of Environmental Conservation, Air Quality and Climate Division

Wanda Minoli, Commissioner, Department of Motor Vehicles

Capt. Scott Davidson, Chief Inspector, Department of Motor Vehicles

 

9:45 AM                   Break until 10 a.m.

 

10:00 AM                   H. 433 - An act relating to the Transportation Program and miscellaneous changes to laws related to transportation

Sec. 21 PEV Rate Design

Riley Allen, Deputy Commissioner, Department of Public Service

TJ Poor, Director of Efficiency and Energy Resources, Department of Public Service

 

11:00 AM                   H. 433 - An act relating to the Transportation Program and miscellaneous changes to laws related to transportation

Continued Walk-Through

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

Michele Boomhower, Director, Policy, Planning & Intermodal Development Division, Agency of Transportation

 

11:30 AM                   Senate Floor

 

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

 Liz Raddock at lraddock@leg.state.vt.us