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State officials to address forest product industry leaders on transportation funding

Posted: June 3, 2013

Brad Mallory, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Deputy Secretary for Administration, and George Grieg, Pennsylvania Secretary of Agriculture, will participate in a panel discussion on the need for a state comprehensive transportation funding package and other transportation issues facing forest product companies.

WHO: Brad Mallory, PennDOT Deputy Secretary for Administration
          George Grieg, Pennsylvania Secretary of Agriculture
          Paul Lyskava, Pa. Forest Products Association Executive Director
 
WHAT: Panel Discussion on Transportation Funding
         
WHEN: Noon – 1 p.m., Friday, June 7
       
WHERE: Timber 2013 -- Forest Products Equipment and Technology Exposition
Russell E. Larson Agricultural Research Center (Penn State's Ag Progress Days site)
Rock Springs, Pa., nine miles southwest of State College on Pa. Route 45

The panel discussion will take place during the Timber 2013 Forest Products Equipment and Technology Exposition, a biennial forest products equipment trade show co-hosted by the Pennsylvania Forest Products Association and the Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences.

The discussion will be held in the College Building theatre, located at Main and W. 10th streets on the event grounds.

For a map and directions to the site, or for more information about Timber 2013, visit the event website at http://agsci.psu.edu/timber.