May 5, 2016 by sourceoftheweek
Robert Puentes is a nonresident senior fellow with the Brookings Institution’s Metropolitan Policy Program. He is also the President and CEO of the Eno Center for Transportation- a non-partisan think tank that aims to improve transportation and promote policy innovation. Puentes is an expert on transportation and infrastructure, urban planning, and smart cities. He recently directed the Metropolitan Infrastructure Initiative that outlined the debate surrounding national transportation policy that led to policy briefs and Congressional testimony. Puentes currently serves on several boards and committees including New York State’s 2100 Infrastructure Commission. He can be heard explaining the problems surrounding America’s aging water systems in this interview on Weekend Edition Saturday, here.
Non Resident Senior Fellow with the Brookings Institution’s Metropolitan Policy Program
Areas of Expertise: Transportation and Infrastructure, Urban Planning, Smart Cities, Metropolitan Growth Management, Suburban Issues
Location: Washington, D.C.
Phone: (202) 879-4700
Heard on Weekend Edition Saturday: Lead Poisoning In Michigan Highlights Aging Water Systems Nationwide