Governor Walker issues Executive Order allowing longer transportation hours for gasoline and diesel truck drivers
WPMCA is grateful to Governor Walker for helping us with the situation at the McFarland Terminal caused by the temporary shutdown of the Badger Pipeline.
Executive Order #142 exempts Wisconsin truck drivers for 10 days from Hours of Service limits. The governor’s order is effective from October 31 until November 9, 2014.
Read the governor’s press release and Executive Order #142
UPDATE: Governor Walker has issued Executive Order #143, extending the Energy Emergency declared on October 31st for an additional three weeks through December 1, 2014, due to continuing shortages of diesel fuel.