DMV's Randi Bristol-Hogue chosen for AAMVA Leadership Academy
DMV Modernization Manager Randi Bristol-Hogue was recently selected for the 2018 American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators (AAMVA) Leadership Academy, which will be held late this spring in Arlington, Virginia
Landslide leads to teamwork and cultural revival
In the shadows of the Pedee Creek Cedar Grove, collaborative efforts to repair ID-5 after a landslide last March have renewed a cultural tradition.
Innovation - 511
Department makes improvements to system that offers information on driving conditions
Improvements to the 511 Traveler Services platform will allow drivers to more efficiently track driving conditions, and give them the weather forecast on certain highway routes.
Bruce King steps away in District 6
Bruce King, a staunch advocate for the region, retired as Public Information Specialist from District 6 on Wednesday (Jan. 31) after 11 years at ITD and an extensive career in communication.
Innovation - Environmental
Streamlining signature requirement on forms reduces project delays by 80%
Many ITD projects are required to resolve adverse effects to historic properties, and complete consultation before the project's environmental document can be approved and the project can move closer to delivery and construction. An innovation shaved 80% off that delay.
The Power of One
Several years ago, I worked on a series of short stories that were part of the 100th anniversary of the hospital in the town in eastern Oregon where I graduated high school. It was known as Holy Rosary Hospital back then, but is now a part of the St. Alphonsus health care system.