Posted on May 10, 2019
 
Today’s Speaker - Dublin Public Works Megan O’Callaghan PE
Speaks on   The Smart Mobility Initiatives &
Pedestrian and Bicycle Bridge Spanning the Scioto River
 
Announcements: 
 Calvin’s buying lunch! Quick- get to the Powell Banking Center & Lobster Food Truck
 
 
 
 
To purchase tickets for the Pro-Am Day, click here
 
Tod Beckett and Ingrid shared the Pro Am Timeline for the Governor’s visit during our May 29th Pro Am lunch- come early and enjoy the guests and fellow club members.
David Bentz is recruiting van drivers -a few more fine drivers needed-please reach David.
Cindy Groeniger is also recruiting a few more charming reception volunteers-please call her now if you can be there for 3 hours 5/29.
 
 
Megan brings her experiences at ODOT, her Engineering certifications and experience and her Juris Doctorate to our Public Works here in Dublin.
 
Smart Mobility: Columbus Region Smart Mobility  
  • Dublin’s City Service Vehicle fleet is 32nd is largest in the US
  • Federal Grants -2- are being leveraged
  • Connected Dublin, Smart Corridor running Rt.33 through Dublin, Marysville and to East Liberty – smart devices on the traffic lights
  • Electric Car Stations as an example, Mobile Parking App also coming
The Pedestrian & Bicycle Bridge
We were treated to great videos and visuals of the Suspension Bridge with the S Curve beams:
  • The sequence of construction -currently at 72%
  • The Fatigue Testing with over 2 million vibrations with the Fully Locked Coil Cables in Europe
  • The Keyhole Pylon and all the abutment work in the River
  • Steel Girder fabrication
  • Numerous local and international vendors
  • Lighting fixtures
We look forward to a great Bridge Opening Event upon completion between Winter and Spring!