HARRISBURG – Sen. Wayne Langerholc, (R-35), chairman of the Senate Transportation Committee, is holding a public hearing on Thursday, March 9, from 1-3 p.m. at the University of Pittsburgh, Alumni Hall, Room 121, located at 4227 Fifth Avenue in Pittsburgh.
The hearing will collect testimony on implications of a mileage based user fee for light-duty passenger Electric Vehicles (EV) to travel on Pennsylvania’s roadways. It will also cover a range of EV issues, such as charging infrastructure, market trends and innovations.
Participants will include state officials and transportation experts, including:
- Larry Shifflet, PA Department of Transportation,
- Natasha Fackler, PA Department of Transportation,
- Mark Compton, PA Turnpike Commission,
- Dr. George Dougherty, University of Pittsburgh,
- Dr. Patricia Hendren, Eastern Transportation Coalition, and
- Nick Miller, Electrification Coalition.
Nolan Ritchie, 717-787-5400