ODOT's formal policy statements and standard operating procedures pertaining to or of interest to the general public.
This page serves as a reference point for links to current policies and procedures for the department. Visit the complete Policies or Standard Procedures catalog pages for a full, searchable indices of all available documents for each category.
16-001(P) - The goal in policy creation to clearly define those parameters and laws in which Department managers and employees are to operate. In establishment of mandatory policies, it is important to clearly define the expectations as well as provide flexibility to encourage development of efficient processes.
16-004(P) - This policy establishes the standard procedures for the development, approval, distribution, and implementation of all new and revised Standards and Specifications as listed under Definitions.
15-009(P) - The purpose of this policy is to establish a statewide, uniform policy on purchasing ethics and specifically on visitation procedures for vendors for the purpose of sales, marketing “cold calls,” and visits.
18-008(P) - State Highway Capital Improvement bonds are general obligations of the State of Ohio (State) and are issued by the Treasurer of Ohio for the purpose of funding highway capital improvements for which financing is not practical through proceeds from the State Highway Operating Fund.
414-001(SP) - The purpose of this document is to provide uniform and consistent processes and procedures for performing Design Value Engineering based upon the Society of American Value Engineers (SAVE) Methodology and Federal Highway Administration guidelines.