Preliminary Developmental/Environmental Work
District One Planning of the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is responsible for making sure that all necessary environmental clearances are received for the District's projects. Technical support is given to local governments that receive Federal Highway Administration funds passed through the Ohio Department of Transportation.
For further information on this subject contact:
Nate Tessler - Environmental Specialist
ODOT District One, Planning & Engineering
1885 N. McCullough Street
Lima, Ohio 45801
Telephone: (419) 999-6886
ODOT Office of Environmental Services - This site has a lot of useful information.
ODOT's Storm Water Management Plan Web site
FHWA - Environmental Information
FHWA Environmental Justice Information
Federal-Aid Highway Program Stewardship and Oversight Agreement between ODOT and the FHWA
Two page FHWA flyer about "A Guide to Measuring Progress in Linking Transportation Planning and Environmental Analysis"
FHWA's website on Planning and Environment Linkages - You can get the complete "A Guide to Measuring Progress in Linking Transportation Planning and Environmental Analysis" from the publications page of this site.
Information on FHWA's Updated Section 4(f) Policy Paper from the Successes in Streamlining monthly newsletter of June 2005
The July/August 2003 issue of FHWA's "Public Roads" magazine has many articles on Preliminary Developmental/Environmental work.
AASHTO Center for Environmental Excellence
Sections of the ODOT Office of Envoronmental Services
Cultural Resources - Includes Archaelogy, Historic Bridges and History/Architecture
Ecological Resources and Waterway Permits
Environmental Site Assessment Training
ODOT District One Planning & Engineering Web Site Manager: Charles Schreck