Soliday to chair Roads, Transportation committee

Posted by: Emily Gaylord  | Friday, December 16, 2016

STATEHOUSE (Dec. 16, 2016) — State Rep. Ed Soliday (R-Valparaiso) was recently reappointed as chair of the House Committee on Roads and Transportation.

He was also named to the House Committee on Utilities, Energy and Telecommunications, the House Committee on Elections and Apportionment and the House Committee on Rules and Legislative Procedures.

“As chair of the House Committee on Roads and Transportation, I will continue to lead fellow members in crafting a data-based, comprehensive and sustainable road funding plan.” Soliday said. “As the ‘Crossroads of America,’ it is an economic imperative that Indiana has a safe and reliable transportation infrastructure system that is on a sound fiscal footing.”

Standing committee assignments are made biennially after each election. On Jan. 4, House lawmakers will convene at 1:30 p.m. in the House Chamber for the first day of the 2017 legislative session.

Standing committee hearings, which typically occur at the Statehouse in Indianapolis, can be viewed live online at This site also provides committee calendars and meeting agendas.

Click here to download the complete list of committee appointments.


Rep. Soliday (R-Valparaiso) represents House District 4, which includes, all of Center,

Union and Washington townships and portions of Liberty and Jackson townships.


A high-resolution photo of Soliday can be downloaded by clicking here.