Crain's Detroit Business: Task force to look for road funding
Thursday, January 3, 2008
link: Task force to look for road funding
There's a new player entering Michigan's road-funding debate.
A public-private task force, created through a bill passed earlier this month, will look at alternative ways to fund roads in 2008, as well as the adequacy of aeronautics service and finance.
Under Senate Bill 59, sponsored by Jud Gilbert, R-Algonac, Gov. Jennifer Granholm will by Feb. 1 appoint up to nine people to the task force from manufacturing, commerce, agriculture, tourism, labor, transportation, public transit and aviation sectors. The appointments are subject to Senate approval.
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