Ohio Announces State-Wide Approach to EV Charging Ohio EPA to Administer $3.5 Million in Grant Funds

(COLUMBUS,OHIO) – In support of the DeWine-Husted Administration’s principles of collaboration, innovation, and economic growth, DriveOhio, an initiative of the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT), has finalized a study to expand electric vehicles (EV) access throughout Ohio.  The Electric Vehicle Charing Study is available at drive.ohio.govRead full story

TSA Administrator Pekoske Announces “Stay Healthy. Stay Secure.” Campaign Prior to the Independence Day Holiday Weekend

WASHINGTON – During a virtual media roundtable with reporters today, Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator David Pekoske joined leaders from three airport and airline industry associations to announce the agency’s “Stay Healthy. Stay Secure.” campaign. This campaign represents airport checkpoint modifications to contain the spread of COVID-19, comply with CDC guidelines and support healthy and secure summer travel.… Read full story

KNOX COUNTY: Weekly Construction Update

WEEK OF 6/22/2020

Jacksontown, Ohio (Thursday, June 18, 2020) – The following construction projects are anticipated to affect highways in Knox County. All outlined work is weather permitting.

State Route 3

Culvert replacements on State Route 3 between the Ashland County line and SR 768 – SR 3 is scheduled to close during June for multiple culvert replacements between the Ashland County line and SR 768. … Read full story

DriveOhio Pilots Nexar’s CityStream Technology to Detect Construction Zones in Real Time

(COLUMBUS,OHIO) – DriveOhio, an initiative of the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT), is partnering with Nexar to pilot the company’s monitoring technology to improve road safety around work zones. The pilot will begin this week and run through August along the state’s 33 Smart Mobility Corridor.Read full story

USDOT Awards Ohio $4.4 Million For I-70 Truck Automation Corridor Project

(COLUMBUS, OHIO) – Ohio has won another U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) grant focused on automated driving technology. The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has awarded a team led by DriveOhio, an initiative of the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) focused on automated and connected transportation technologies, $4.4… Read full story