News Releases

2014


September 30, 2014EZPASSANNIVERSARYVECTOR18
Ohio Turnpike observes 5th anniversary of E-ZPass

September 24, 2014
E-ZPass Email scam warning 2.0

September 17, 2014
Emergency Bridge Repairs to be Performed this Weekend at SR 14

September 15, 2014Ohio Turnpike Base Pavement Replacement project 2014 near Sandusky
Ohio Turnpike Construction Season Drawing to a Close

August 27, 2014
Ohio Turnpike to host Customer Appreciation Day at Mahoning Valley Service Plaza this Friday

July 14, 2014
Ohio Turnpike warns its E-ZPass Customers of email scam

July 9, 2014
Night-time Work Zones to begin July 14

June 12, 2014
Fitch Affirms Turnpike’s ‘AA’ Senior Lien Bonds and ‘A+’ Junior Lien Bonds

June 10, 2014
Ohio Turnpike to host Customer Appreciation Day at Vermilion Valley Service Plaza this Friday

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Ohio Turnpike to host Customer Appreciation Days at Service Plazas

May 22, 2014
Most Ohio Turnpike construction suspended over Memorial Day weekend

May 15, 2014
Ohio Turnpike hosts Open House to attract minority businesses

April 29, 2014
Turnpike Awards Contract for Fulton, Lucas bridge rehab
Turnpike Awards Contracts for Construction and Maintenance

April 11, 2014
Ohio Turnpike, ODOT and Others Call for Work Zone Safety

March 31, 2014
Ohio Turnpike Announces New Minority Business Program

March 28, 2014
Ohio Turnpike Construction season to start next week

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January 10 , 2014
Ohio Turnpike plans for $110 million in
roadway maintenance and improvements this year

Recap of the approved 2014 capital budget


2013



December 27, 2013
Turnpike service plazas to offer free coffee
Annual New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day tradition continues

December 11, 2013
Turnpike waives E-ZPass® maintenance fee for customers who travel more often

December 11, 2013  ODOT/OTIC News Release
Ohio Expands “Move Over Law”

November 22, 2013
Now available: Ohio-made, farm fresh products at theCustomer shopping at the Ohio Turnpike service plaza shop
Vermilion Valley/Middle Ridge Service 
Plazas

November 18, 2013
Looking to expand its marketing efforts, Turnpike seeking feedback from customers and non-customers

November 12, 2013
Months of prep, a fleet of superior vehicles, and Turnpike crews are ready to tackle the winter weather

October 21, 2013
Ohio Turnpike holds its 600th Commission meeting

October 8, 2013
Construction Updates – A list of upcoming, ongoing and recently completed construction projects on the Ohio Turnpike

September 24, 2013
Construction Updates – As of Sept. 24, 2013

September 16, 2013
Turnpike Commission Approves $930 Million in Infrastructure Projects

September 13, 2013
Ohio Turnpike Hosts National Work Zone
Memorial Wall

August 1, 2013
E-ZPass Celebrates 20th Anniversary of
Member Interoperability

July 8, 2013
Commission to Consider Resolutions for Bond
Issuance

June 17, 2013:
A fresh new look for the Ohio Turnpike

June 10, 2013:
Ohio Turnpike ranked best U.S. Toll Road by Fitch Ratings

May 23, 2013:
Much-anticipated, reconstructed and modernized service plazas re-open on the Ohio Turnpike

April 12, 2013:
Ohio Turnpike plans major improvement projects this construction season.

February 12, 2013:
Ohio Turnpike saves $2 million with new energy supplier

January 3, 2013:
Motorists can now enjoy using E-ZPass® in North Carolina

2012


December 17, 2012:
Commission votes in favor of the Ohio Jobs and Transportation Plan

October 19, 2012:
Fitch affirms Ohio Turnpike’s strong credit rating

June 28, 2012:
Safety barrier to be installed on Turnpike

May 25, 2012:
Credit agency affirms Turnpike’s strong credit rating

May 21, 2012:
Ohio Turnpike Commission approves organizational changes and cost-savings initiatives

January 9, 2012:
Ohio Turnpike highlights an exceptional safety record

2011


December 20, 2011:
New Ohio Turnpike toll rates take effect on January 1 (2012)

December 6, 2011:
Credit agencies affirm Turnpike’s strong credit rating

November 2, 2011:
New Executive Director Appointed to Turnpike Commission

2010


December 20, 2010:
Commission votes to increase speed limit on the Ohio Turnpike

E-ZPass  News Releases

September 17, 2009:
Just two weeks until E-ZPass goes “live” on the Ohio Turnpike

August 7, 2009:
E-ZPass coming to the Ohio Turnpike in October

March 11, 2009:
Ohio Turnpike Commission approves toll rates for electronic tolling (E-ZPass

November 17, 2008:
Ohio Turnpike Commission proposes toll adjustments and further plans for electronic toll collection (E-ZPass )

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Contact Lauren Hakos, Marketing and Communications Manager at (440) 234-2081 x1171