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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), chairman of the Subcommittee on Transportation and Safety, announced she will chair a hearing titled, “Connecting America: Examining Intermodal Connections Across Our Surface Transportation Network.” The hearing will take place tomorrow, February 26, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. ET.

The hearing will focus on the current multimodal transportation market and infrastructure. The subcommittee will hear from stakeholders about how Congress can bolster multimodal freight movement on our surface transportation network. 

Hearing Details:

What: Transportation and Safety Subcommittee Hearing

When: Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Time: 2:30 p.m. ET

Location: 562 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Live Stream: www.commerce.senate.gov

Witnesses Include:

  • Mr. Chuck Baker, President, American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association
  • Dr. Noel Hacegaba, Deputy Executive Director, Administration and Operations, Port of Long Beach, representing the Intermodal Association of North America
  • Ms. Donna Lemm, Executive Vice President, IMC Companies, representing the Agriculture Transportation Coalition
  • Mr. Joseph C. Szabo, Executive Director, Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning