After 31 years with the OTA, Stewart resigned in order to accept a similar position with E-470 Public Highway Authority in Denver, Colorado.
Neal McCaleb knows Oklahoma's transportation needs and its history. We're glad to have an experienced hand at the wheel during a period of change.
Executive Director Tim Stewart is leaving his post Jan. 31 for a job in Colorado, the OTA announced Tuesday.
The agreement approved Tuesday would extend PikePass usage into Houston and Austin in 2017, said Jack Damrill, an OTA spokesman.
Work on the Gilcrease Expressway, Muskogee Turnpike and Turner Turnpike is among $882 million in projects announced Thursday by state officials.
The collaborative projects will build and improve frontage roads on either side of the Creek Turnpike to connect Elm Street and Lewis Avenue south of the Creek Turnpike to the Oklahoma Aquarium at Aquarium Drive.
The newly remodeled archway over the Will Rogers Turnpike in Vinita is slated to open Monday afternoon, along with an accompanying travel plaza.
The panel also approved $6 million to renovate its headquarters in Oklahoma City.
The Creek Turnpike is now State Highway 364 and it was dedicated Monday, Nov. 10 during a ceremony just south of the NSU-BA campus.
Sen. Rob Standridge's recent proposal to raise the speed limit on the Turner Turnpike brings to mind the late John Kilpatrick Jr.
A Norman lawmaker is floating the idea of a higher speed limit on the Turner Turnpike.
The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority does not support increasing the limit.
59 million widening of a portion of the Creek Turnpike is expected to be completed in late September or early October, said Jack Damrill, a spokesman for the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority.
The renovation of the Vinita Service Plaza, known for its highway-spanning McDonald's, has officials warning drivers on the Will Rogers Turnpike of a large gap in roadside service until next summer.
State transportation officials are using infrared technology to protect bridges from oversize loads.
The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority on Tuesday approved a contract to build a new service plaza on the Indian Nation Turnpike.
The new director of the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority said heavy summer construction is making drivers avoid the toll roads and is dragging revenues down.
The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority on Monday approved a
14.6 million contract to demolish, rebuild and renovate parts of the Vinita Service Plaza that spans the Will Rogers Turnpike.
The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority voted unanimously Friday to name Tim Stewart as the agency's new director.
The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority on Friday unanimously named its deputy director, Tim Stewart, as the new director of the agency.
The number of outdated transponder units used by Pikepass customers has been reduced to about 25,000, Oklahoma Turnpike Authority members were told Friday.