Daily News Briefs, November 17, 2022

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Ohio DOT Is Still Looking For Winter Maintenance Workers

WFMJ reports, Ohio DOT is still short of drivers and support crews for its 1,700 snowplows. The department is looking for qualified persons ready to fill both full-time and part-time positions. In addition, it is recruiting applicants for its Highway Maintenance Worker program, which provides commercial driver’s license training and preparation for future advancement in the department’s maintenance division.

Highway and Bridge Maintenance Ohio Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT)


Kansas Turnpike Recognizes Long-Service Employees

The Kansas Turnpike Authority (KTA) released its annual list of employees and highway patrol troopers observing significant years-of-service anniversaries. This year, the authority recognized 38 people with 585 years of collective experience. One of them, toll collector Wendy Sears, is a 45-year KTA employee. Six of her colleagues were commended for putting in 25 or more years’ service.

Industry Awards & Recognitions Kansas Kansas Turnpike Authority (KTA)


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