Transportation & Homeland Security
10:00 AM, Thursday, August 20, 2009
NCTCOG offices, Arlington, Texas
Senator John Carona
The Senate Committee on Transportation and Homeland Security will convene
in Arlington, Texas, at the North Central Texas Council of Governments
(NCTCOG) offices on August 20, 2009.  The NCTCOG building is located at
616 Six Flags Drive, Arlington, Texas, 76011, and the Committee will meet
in the Transportation Council Room on the first floor.
The Committee will receive invited testimony from entities including:
- The Governor's Office of Homeland Security
- The Governor's Division of Emergency Management
- The Texas Adjutant General's Department
- The Texas Department of Public Safety
- The Texas Department of State Health Services
- The Texas Department of Transportation
- The Texas Transportation Institute (TTI)
Topics to be discussed may include, but are not limited to, border
security, traffic safety, the H1N1 virus, the TxDOT management audit, HOV
lanes, stimulus funding, high speed rail, transportation finances, the TTI
Mobility Report, and updates on agency activities.
The Committee will also receive public testimony.  If you would like to
testify, please limit oral remarks to 3 minutes.  If you would like to
submit written testimony, please submit 15 copies, with your name on each
copy, to the Committee Staff at the hearing.