Georgia Department of Transportation District Engineer, Bayne Smith is proud to announce that Steve Kelly has been promoted as a DOT District Traffic Operations Manager for the 21 counties in Northeast Georgia that comprise District One, some of which include Elbert, Madison, Hart, and Franklin Counties.
Kelly began his career with DOT in 2001. Kelly’s new position as a Traffic Operations Manager will include responsibilities such as conducting District wide traffic engineering studies, signal timing studies, safety enhancement reviews, citizen complaint investigations and speed zone/radar ordinance coordination.
Smith said “Steve will do an excellent job as Traffic Operations Manager. Steve’s twenty years in the private sector are invaluable to our cooperation with Consultant Engineers. His understanding of that type of work and how to blend it with the Federal and State Engineering Standards is an asset to everyone involved.”