TSA Announces Fee Reductions for Many Hazardous Materials Endorsement and Transportation Worker Identification Credential Applicants

WASHINGTON – November 4, 2022 – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has reduced the online renewal enrollment fee for transportation workers who possess a Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC®) as well as the enrollment fee for Hazardous Materials Endorsement (HME) and TWIC applicants who maintain an existing Security Threat Assessment (STA) for the comparable program. Read full story

TSA Reduces TSA PreCheck® Enrollment Fee

WASHINGTON –The TSA PreCheck® current enrollment provider, IDEMIA, has reduced the enrollment and in-person renewal fee from $85 to $78. The cost to renew online is still $70. If approved, enrollees get a five-year membership with the program.

TSA PreCheck is a Trusted Traveler Program offering expedited security screening at the airport, connecting low-risk travelers with security tailored to their TSA PreCheck status and a better air travel experience.Read full story

Ohio Traffic Safety Office Awards Over $22 Million in Grants to Promote Safety and Reduce Crashes

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) – Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced today that the Ohio Traffic Safety Office (OTSO) has awarded over $22 million for statewide programming to improve traffic safety and reduce traffic-related fatalities. 

Almost 180 grants were awarded to 140 local agencies (68 counties) to support the efforts of safety partners statewide and focus on traffic safety priority areas, including impaired driving, seat belt usage, distracted driving, youthful driving, and motorcycle safety. Read full story

KNOX COUNTY: Construction Update

WEEK OF 10/17/2022

Jacksontown, Ohio (Thursday, October 13, 2022) – The following construction projects are anticipated to affect highways in Knox County. All outlined work is weather permitting.

U.S. Route 62 closure near Danville for culvert replacements – U.S. 62 is scheduled to close beginning Monday, October 17, for two culvert replacements.
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