Committee Members

Republicans


Kim Ward, Chair
Mario Scavello, Vice-Chair
Joe Scarnati,ex-officio
Camera Bartolotta
John Gordner

 
Doug Mastriano
Pat Stefano
Robert Tommy Tomlinson
Elder Vogel

Democrats

John Sabatina, Minority Chair
John Blake
Jim Brewster
Larry Farnese
Timothy Kearney

Meetings & Hearings

 

Senate Transportation Committee | June 22, 2020 | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation) |     [Read More]

 

Joint Public Hearing | Senate Transportation Committee and Senate Labor & Industry Committee | June 15, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. | Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation |     [Read More]

 

Senate Transportation Committee | June 9, 2020 | 1:15 p.m. (Time Approx,) | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation) |     [Read More]

 

Senate Transportation Committee | May 26, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation)     [Read More]

 

Senate Transportation Committee | May 12, 2020 | 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.(est.) | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation) |     [Read More]

 

Senate Transportation Committee | April 28, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation) |     [Read More]

News

Jun

15

2020

June 15, 2020

During a Senate hearing today, lawmakers questioned the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission’s accelerated plan to switch to an all-electronic tolling (AET) system and lay off nearly 500 employees. Listen - Senator Bartolotta Listen - Senator Ward   [Read More]

Jun

12

2020

June 12, 2020

Two Senate committees will hold a joint hearing on Monday, June 15 from 10 a.m. until noon to examine the Pennsylvania Turnpike’s plan to lay-off at least 500 employees as part of its switch to an all-electronic tolling system.   [Read More]

May

13

2020

May 13, 2020

The Senate Transportation Committee held a hearing on Tuesday, May 12 with the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (Turnpike) that uncovered over $1 billion in revenue losses to the state’s transportation system.   [Read More]

May

11

2020

May 11, 2020

The Senate Transportation Committee, chaired by Sen. Kim Ward (R-39), will hold a public hearing Tuesday on the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the Pennsylvania transportation system.   [Read More]

Jan

29

2020

January 29, 2020

The Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee and the Senate Transportation Committee held a joint public hearing today in Harrisburg to hear testimony on the potential impacts of Pennsylvania’s participation in the Transportation and Climate Initiative (TCI), according to committee chairs Gene Yaw (R-23) and Kim Ward (R-39), respectively.   [Read More]

Jan

24

2020

January 24, 2020

The state Senate Environmental Resources & Energy Committee, chaired by Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23) and the Senate Transportation Committee, chaired by Sen. Kim Ward (R-39), will hold a joint public hearing next week on Pennsylvania’s participation in a multi-state plan aimed at lowering greenhouse gas emissions from the transportation sector.   [Read More]