February 26, 2021
Transit News from Across the SWTA Nation
From all of us at SWTA, we want to thank the transit professionals across the SWTA Nation for a job well done during the harsh weather conditions last week.
Federal News, Legislation & Policy Updates
Resources on Federal Mask Mandate, Additional Federal COVID Emergency Funding & More
As we await the next steps in Congress in a 3rd COVID relief bill, here's some recent coverage on the prospects for large federal infrastructure legislation, perhaps combined with surface transportation reauthorization.

Our Legislative Committee will be soon be updating our 2021-2022 Legislative Agenda; view our 2019-2020 priorities and let Executive Director Rich Sampson (rsampson@swta.org; 225.270.0855) know of any federal policy issues that are important to your agency, region or state.