The Transcript is the Ohio Department of Transportation's employee newsletter. With features and photos of interest to both ODOT workers and the general public.
• Statewide News: • Perfect truck team meets goals; new trucks hit the roads • Backing accidents• Local News: • Epoke comes to Belmont County • New tools in site (D-1 Garage) • District 4 double wing plow truck • Nelsonville Bypass project earns environmental honor• Ask the Director: “ODOT needs to have more diversity among its employees..."• The ODOT News Fast Five 1. Annual Survey Expected In Spring 2. Upward Feedback Team Meets 3. ePerformance Evaluations Due In January 4. I-71 Widening Complete In Time for Holidays 5. District 1 Opens New Maintenance Campus• A Day in the Life: He weathers the storms; District 8’s weather guru, Chuck Hecht• ODOT People are Amazing … at work: Pair take pride in craft. Ashland County Highway Technicians Mike Reisinger and Aaron Martin are the "concrete crew"• People are Amazing … at giving! Roundup of statewide charitable activities
• Honoring ODOT's Veterans • Veterans, then and now • Jeremy McIntire: U.S. Army veteran, ODOT D-4 engineer • Every work day a great one for this veteran: District 7 Permit Tech Russ Bertke • From country girl to airborne soldier: District 5 safety consultant Rebecca Starlin • An open for veterans: “Veterans Preference” hiring policy• Statewide News: • AASHTO head addresses summit • To grandmother’s house we go: Three lanes on I-71 between Columbus and Cleveland • Digital signage system gets an upgrade• Ask the Director: Increasing the pay of superior employees• The ODOT News Fast Five: 1. New Fuel System Rolls Out 2. Providing Salt to Communities 3. Highways Made Safer 4. Graduation Day for ODOT’s County Managers 5. Migration Put on Hold• Local News: • D-4: Ohio Turnpike Bonds means more money, more projects • D-7: Creating safety and history with a new roundabout at SR 235 and SR 41 • D-7: Shifting traffic… I-75 Modernization Project in Dayton reached a milestone • D-12: Piloting new DBE participant program• A Day in the Life. D-1's Guardians of guardrail • ODOT People are Amazing … at work: Highway research focuses on improvement• ODOT People are Amazing … above and beyond: District 11 Transportation Technician Crisi Warner