Allen County Commissioner Therese Brown has agreed to serve on the Indiana Transportation & Infrastructure Advisory Council of U.S. Sen. Mike Braun, her office announced Sept. 10.
Braun serves on the U. S. Senate Environment & Public Works Committee.
Brown will be one of 25 members on the council to provide Braun with pertinent and timely expertise, input, and feedback on such issues as:
• Air pollution
• Construction and maintenance of highways
• Environmental policy
• Fisheries and wildlife
• Public works, bridges and dams
• Regional economic development
• Solid waste disposal and recycling
• Water pollution
• Water resources
Brown is the only member of the advisory council from northeast Indiana.