Committee on Transportation and the Environment

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.

Key Staff

Michael Porcello

Steven Palmer
(202) 724-8062

Evan Marolf
(202) 724-8062

Andrew Grinberg
(202) 724-8062

Ariel Ardura
(202) 724-8062

Agencies Under This Committee

  • Commission on Climate Change and Resiliency 
  • Department of Energy and Environment 
  • Department of Motor Vehicles 
  • Department of Public Works 
  • Deputy Mayor for Operations and Infrastructure 
  • 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 
  • Green Finance Authority 
  • Leadership Council for a Cleaner Anacostia River 
  • Public Space Committee 
  • Major Crash Review Task Force 
  • Multimodal Accessibility Advisory Council 
  • Pedestrian Advisory Council
  • Recreational Trails Advisory Committee 
  • 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