Serena Schermoly Appointed to the NLC Transportation and Infrastructure Services Committee
Serena Schermoly, City Council Ward 2, Prairie Village, Kansas, has been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2017 Transportation and Infrastructure Services (TIS) federal advocacy committee. This committee has the lead responsibility for developing NLC’s 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 NLC President Matt Zone, councilmember, Cleveland.
"I am honored to be appointed to serve on the Transportation and Infrastructure Services Committee. As a professional in the transportation industry I look forward to being a part of the process to shape the future policies of this essential infrastructure."
As a member of the committee, Schermoly 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 new Administration and at home.
The leadership of this year’s committee will consist of Chair Greg Evans, councilmember, Eugene, Oregon, and Vice Chairs Valerie J. McCall, chief of government and international affairs, Cleveland and James McDonald, vice mayor, Pinecrest, Florida.
For more information on NLC’s other committees and councils, visit http://www.nlc.org/influence-federal-policy/policy-committees.
The National League of Cities (NLC) is dedicated to helping city leaders build better communities. NLC is a resource and advocate for 19,000 cities, towns and villages, representing more than 218 million Americans. www.nlc.org
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