September 20, 2019

Chairs DeFazio and Lipinski Announce Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials Subcommittee Hearing on Commuter Railroads

Washington, DC- Today, Chair of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Peter DeFazio (D-OR), and Chair of the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials Daniel Lipinski (D-IL) announced the Subcommittee will hold a hearing titled, “Challenges and Opportunities for Commuter Railroads.” The hearing will explore the state of the commuter rail industry, challenges commuter rail service providers face, and opportunities to address issues through legislation.

More information about the hearing, including testimony, additional background information, and live webcast, can be found here once available.



“Challenges and Opportunities for Commuter Railroads”


Tuesday, September 24, 2019

4:00 p.m.

2167 Rayburn House Office Building