Senate Transportation Committee to Examine Effect of Failure to Approve New Funding

For Immediate Release

The Senate Transportation Committee will hold two public hearings this week to examine the long-term impact to the state if the General Assembly fails to pass comprehensive transportation funding legislation, according to Committee Chairman Senator John Rafferty (R-Montgomery).

The first hearing will be held on Tuesday, August 20, at 1:00 p.m. in the Altoona City Council Chambers and Training Facility in Altoona. A second hearing will be held on Wednesday, August 21, at 9:30 a.m. at the A.W. Beattie Career Center in Allison Park.

Both hearings will feature testimony from local business owners and community leaders regarding the regional effects of continued transportation funding shortfalls.


Nate Spade
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