SENATE COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION

 

 

February 14, 2008                                                                                                   Hearing Room C

1:00 P.M.                                                                                                                     Tapes 12 – 13

 

MEMBERS PRESENT:         Sen. Rick Metsger, Chair

Sen. Bruce Starr, Vice-Chair

Sen. Gary George

Sen. Larry George

Sen. Betsy Johnson

Sen. Rod Monroe

Sen. Joanne Verger

 

STAFF PRESENT:                 Patrick Brennan, Committee Administrator

Martha Ragland, Committee Assistant

 

 

MEASURES/ISSUES HEARD:

                                                Transportation Funding Updates – Informational Hearing

                                                HJR 101 – Public Hearing

 

                                               

This tape log is in compliance with Senate and House Rules.  For complete contents, please refer to the cassette tapes.

 

TAPE #

AND SIDE

COUNTER

NUMBER

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF SUBJECT MATTER

OR CHANGE IN SPEAKER

12A

003

Chair  Metsger calls the meeting to order at 1:08 p.m.

TRANSPORTATION FUNDING UPDATES – INFORMATIONAL MEETING

 

022

Chip Terhune, Chief of Staff to Governor Kulongoski; Chair, Governor’s Transportation Public Awareness Subcommittee (EXHIBIT A)

 

082

Hans Bernard, Policy Advisor, Office of Governor Kulongoski; serving on Governor’s Transportation Vision Subcommittee

 

131

Steve Clark, President & Publisher, Portland Tribune; Chair,  Governor’s Transportation Governance Subcommittee

 

229

Chair Metsger

 

230

Mr. Terhune

 

267

Chair Metsger

 

274

Ted Wheeler, Chair, Multnomah County Commission

13A

001

Mr. Wheeler continues

 

010

Chair Metsger

 

038

Sen. Johnson

 

049

Sen. Starr

 

052

Mr. Wheeler

13A

060

Sen. Starr

 

063

Mr. Wheeler

 

065

Sen. Starr

 

068

Mr. Wheeler

 

071

Sen. Starr

 

091

Mr. Wheeler

 

092

Sen. Verger

 

103

Mr. Wheeler

 

123

Sen. L. George

 

152

Mr. Wheeler

 

158

Sen. L. George

 

160

Chair Metsger

 

174

Mr. Wheeler

 

176

Sen. Monroe

 

263

Chair Metsger

 

266

Sen. G. George

 

292

Mr. Terhune

 

332

Sen. G. George

 

368

Chair Metsger

 

393

Sen. Johnson

12B

001

Sen. Johnson continues

 

007

Mr. Clark

 

044

Sen. L. George

 

068

Mr. Terhune

 

091

Sen. L. George

 

110

Mr. Terhune

 

122

Chair Metsger

 

135

Sen. Starr

 

168

Mr. Bernard

 

174

Sen. Starr

 

187

Chair Metsger

 

194

Mr. Bernard

 

198

Chair Metsger

 

215

John Rist, Transportation Finance Director, City of Portland (EXHIBIT B)

 

298

Sen. Metsger

 

300

Mr. Rist

 

301

Chair Metsger

 

324

Mr. Rist

12B

340

Sen. G. George

 

355

Mr. Rist

 

382

Sen. G. George

 

384

Mr. Rist

 

391

Sen. L. George

13B

001

Sen. L. George continues

 

013

Chair Metsger

The following prepared testimony is submitted for the record without public testimony:

 

 

Doug Tindall, Deputy Director, Oregon Department of Transportation (EXHIBIT C)

HJR 101A – PUBLIC HEARING

 

026

Patrick Brennan, Committee Administrator

 

033

Art Schlack, Association of Oregon Counties

 

058

Chair Metsger

 

083

Mr. Schlack

 

115

Sen. Starr

 

136

Mr. Schlack

 

150

Sen. Verger

 

157

Mr. Schlack

 

160

Sen. Johnson

 

178

Sen. G. George

 

186

Mr. Schlack

 

194

Chair Metsger

The following prepared testimony is submitted for the record without public testimony:

 

 

John Ledger, Vice President, Associated Oregon Industries

(EXHIBIT D)

 

212

Chair Metsger adjourns the meeting at 2:51 p.m.

 

 

EXHIBIT SUMMARY

 

  1. Transportation Funding Updates, written testimony, Chip Terhune, 3 pp
  2. Transportation Funding Updates, written testimony, John Rist, 2 pp
  3. Transportation Funding Updates, written testimony, Doug Tindall, 4 pp
  4. HJR 101A, written testimony, John Ledger, 1 p