Oak Park Heights Mayor Mary McComber has been re-appointed vice chair of the National League of Cities 2014 Transportation Infrastructure & Services Steering Committee. This committee has the lead responsibility for developing National League of Cites federal policy positions on issues involving transportation, including planning, funding, safety and security of public transit, streets and highways, aviation, railroads and ports. The appointment was announced by National League of Cities President Chris Coleman, Mayor, St. Paul, Minn.
As vice chair of the committee, McComber will play a key role in shaping NLC’s policy positions and advocate on behalf of America’s cities and towns before Congress, with the Administration and at home.
The chair of this year’s Transportation Infrastructure & Services Steering Committee is Patsy Kinsey, councilmember, Charlotte, N.C. Serving with McComber as vice chair is Robert Bauman, alderman, Milwaukee.