Committee on Transportation and the Environment

Committee Chair

Councilmember Mary M. Cheh

Description

The Committee on Transportation and the Environment is responsible for matters relating to the environmental-protection regulation and policies; highways, bridges, traffic, vehicles, and other transportation issues; maintenance of public spaces; public parks and recreation; recycling; waste management; water supply and wastewater treatment; maintenance of public buildings; and property management, including the declaration of government property as no longer required for public purposes.

Staff

Nicole Rentz

Committee Director

(202) 724-8062

nrentz@dccouncil.us

Anthony Catalino

Senior Legislative Counsel

(202) 724-8062

acatalino@dccouncil.us

Jeffrey Mansbach

Legislative Counsel

(202) 724-8062

jmansbach@dccouncil.us

Ona Balkus

Legislative Counsel

(202) 724-8062

obalkus@dccouncil.us

Michael Porcello

Legislative Counsel

(202) 724-8062

mporcello@dccouncil.us

Agencies under the Committee on Transportation and the Environment

  • Commission on Climate Change and Resiliency
  • Department of Energy and Environment
  • Department of General Services
  • Department of Motor Vehicles
  • Department of Park and Recreation
  • Department of Public Works
  • District Department of Transportation
  • District of Columbia Bicycle Advisory Council
  • District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority
  • Food Policy Council
  • Gas Station Advisory Board
  • Green Buildings Advisory Council
  • Major Crash Review Task Force
  • Multimodal Accessibility Advisory Council
  • Pedestrian Advisory Council
  • Soil and Water Conservation District
  • Streetcar Financing and Governance Task Force
  • Sustainable Energy Utility Advisory Board
  • Transit Rider Advisory Council
  • Urban Forestry Advisory Council
  • Washington Aqueduct

* This entity is a federal agency or regional body.  As such, the Committee does not have direct oversight but, rather, serves as a liaison for the Council in relations to this entity.