Transportation Listening Session 9/3 Noon

Transportation and Climate Action listening session with NGOs and cities giving feedback to the climate sub-cabinet Transportation Action Team on their preliminary policy ideas for 2021. Read more background below

Thursday September 3 Noon to 1:30pm. Here is the webex link.

  • The MN DOT Sustainability Page http://www.dot.state.mn.us/sustainability/ also has two other ways for Minnesotans to provide input.
  • There is now a “Submit A Comment” section of our website for people to provide general comments on transportation-related climate action.
  • And, there is a link to a survey for people to provide input on the Transportation Action Team’s preliminary policy ideas.
  • Thanks in advance for your help promoting this event ! Siri Simons(DOT) siri.simons@state.mn.us

Draft Strategies for Reducing VMT (state, regional and local) August 10, 2020 DRAFT from Jim Erkel

Current Transportation Policy Priorities (Aug 2019) for the 2021 Legislative State Agency Staff – Transportation Action Team

·       Develop a clean fuels standard (i.e. low carbon fuel standard)

·       Carbon price on transportation fuels

·       Establish consumer rebates for electric vehicles

·       Direct the first $75 of the EV Fee for EV infrastructure

·       Increase the frequency and coverage of transit along high demand corridors

·       Develop state-level plan to advance medium / heavy duty electric vehicles

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