Four people are dead in two separate accidents in Central Ohio. In Pataskala, investigators say a head-on collision on East Broad took three lives. One vehicle crossed the center line. Early this morning, the driver of a pick-up truck was killed when he slammed into a tree in a residential area south of Route 104 [...]
ODOT Creates “Division Of Innovative Delivery”
The Ohio Department of Transportation is creating a new division to focus on finding alternative funding for the financially-strapped agency.
ODOT Director Jerry Wray announced the Division of Innovative Delivery yesterday. Last week Wray said ODOT was exploring the idea of highway sponsorships, which are now allowed on federally-operated roads.
The agency is considering other cost reductions, including privatizing rest stops and the Ohio Turnpike.