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Rebuilding America’s Infrastructure with the Honorable Polly Trottenberg

February 16 @ 11:15 am - 1:00 pm


Thursday, February 16th, 11:15 am–1:00 pm


The Honorable Polly Trottenberg is eager to speak about unprecedented investments in American infrastructure and the great opportunity ahead of us to Build Back Better post-pandemic. Trottenberg will also provide her expert opinion on the current political landscape. Trottenberg is regularly looked to for her expertise on road safety, innovative urban design, and supporting a diverse transportation workforce. She has an extensive public sector career at all levels of government.

Trottenberg is currently Deputy Secretary at the US Department of Transportation (USDOT). She served from 2014 to 2020 as New York City’s Transportation Commissioner and helped implement the city’s landmark Vision Zero program. Trottenberg also served in the Obama Administration as the Assistant Secretary and Under Secretary for Policy at the USDOT.

The bar will open at 11:15, the program will begin at 11:30, and lunch will be served at 12:30.

  • In-person participation (includes lunch): $30 for members; $35 for non-members
  • In-person program only (no lunch) & Zoom only: $10 for members & non-members


WNDC encourages and expects all visitors to the Club to be up-to-date on vaccinations and boosters for COVID-19, and to exercise responsible judgment in decisions regarding masking, distancing, and remote participation. The WNDC will follow recommendations from the CDC and District of Columbia and will update these requirements as needed.


Woman’s National Democratic Club
1526 New Hampshire Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20036
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