Jim Siegel

Government, Safety, TCA

Ohio DOT Chief Paints Dire Picture of State’s Infrastructure Funding

Ohio Construction taking place along Interstate 270 in Ohio. (Ohio DOT)

The state transportation director gave Ohio lawmakers a blunt assessment of Ohio’s road construction money situation Feb. 13, and it wasn’t pretty.

Jim Siegel | The Dispatch (Columbus, Ohio)
February 13, 2019
Government, Business, Logistics, TCA

Gas-Tax Hike Needed for Roads, Maintenance, Ohio Transportation Panel Says

Ohio Construction on Interstate 75 in Dayton, Ohio. (Skip Peterson/Associated Press)

After two meetings, a committee formed by Gov. Mike DeWine to study options for fixing a shortfall in money for road construction and maintenance has come to a consensus that the state gasoline tax needs to increase.

Jim Siegel | The Dispatch (Columbus, Ohio)
February 7, 2019