This is short notice, but if you are interested in the proposal to convert ferries to liquid natural gas (LNG), you may want to Skype into this Saturday’s Ferry Community Partnership (FCP) meeting. To do this, you need a Skype account and you need to give your Skype username to Kevin Matthews by 3 p.m. Friday (tomorrow). You can reach him at 360-473-5293 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Here is the agenda for the Saturday meeting (runs from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.). Have Skype open on your computer or mobile device about 10 minutes prior to the start of the meeting.
9:30am: Begin Meeting.
9:35am: Legislative Update – Biennial Trans Budget – Transportation Package – Bill Status
10:00am: Presentation – Alex Zecha on LNG Conversion
10:30am: Lobbying Update – Adam and Greg on Jan 30 – Rack Cards-Charlotte –no Feb 5 Appointments yet – Check new bills
11:00am: Planning – Possible breakfast meeting with Ferry Caucus Feb 22 – more lobbying –
Approved by FCP
HB1082 Ferry Fares – Appleton – ref to Transportation
HB1129 Ferry Construction – Morris – 1/31 Hearing – House Transportation at 3:30 PM
HB 1485 Transportation Benefit District Funding – Fey
SB 5190 Transportation Funding – Eide & King
SB 5024 Transportation Budget – Eide & King