EMH&T President Sandy Doyle-Ahern has been appointed to the Expo 2050 Task Force, which was recently created by Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine. The Task Force will develop and recommend a long-term vision for the Ohio Expo Center, which includes the Ohio State Fairgrounds, Ohio History Connection, and Mapfre Stadium. The task force will review the Expo experience and develop ideas for getting the most use and enjoyment out of this state land in the future.
EMH&T Hosts Housing Forum and Discussion
On Tuesday, June 18, EMH&T hosted leaders from the Columbus area development community in a conversation about a significant issue facing Central Ohio: the widening gap in available housing. Over 50 individuals attended this discussion focused on how best to address the growing need for housing in the greater Columbus area to accommodate the additional million residents predicted by 2050. EMH&T was pleased to bring together representatives from several Columbus area developers – both single family and multi-family – to discuss this increasingly important topic. A follow-up conversation will occur in August, focusing on how best to move toward solutions for this important issue.
Congratulations New PEs!
Congratulations to EMH&T’s newest registered Professional Engineers! Back row (L to R): Ryan Irwin, Traffic Division; Jacob Schroeder, Land Survey Division; Kyle Kungle, Urban Design Division. Front row (L to R): Christian Goodrich, Transportation Division; John Bruno, Development Division.
EMH&T’s Sandy Doyle-Ahern Profiled in Columbus CEO
The June issue of Columbus CEO magazine is the annual Columbus Partnership issue and this year it focuses on six of its CEO members, including EMH&T’s Sandy Doyle-Ahern. Each member’s profile article looks at that individual’s “passion project” and how it informs not only their role with the Columbus Partnership, but also their role as a leader in the greater Central Ohio community.
Blacklick Creek Sanitary Interceptor Sewer Project Enters Service
As we celebrate Public Works Week 2019, EMH&T is pleased to announce that its Blacklick Creek Sanitary Interceptor Sewer (BCSIS) project for the City of Columbus, which began its initial design phase in 2007, has reached substantial completion. The tunnel and shafts are fully installed and the shaft construction sites along its length are currently being restored.
Jim Dziatkowicz Joins Grange Insurance Audubon Center Board
The Grange Insurance Audubon Center welcomes two new members to its Stewardship Board. Jim Dziatkowicz, Director of Planning and Landscape Architecture at EMH&T and Scott Doran Director at Kegler Brown Hill + Ritter have been appointed for three-year terms. The Stewardship Board is a ten member board comprised of community leaders who invest their time and resources in supporting the Center whose mission is to conserve and restore natural ecosystems, focusing on birds, other wildlife, and their habitats for the benefit of humanity and the earth’s biological diversity.
Association of Floodplain Managers’ Annual Floodplain Management Conference, May 19-23, 2019
The Association of Floodplain Managers’ annual Floodplain Management Conference is underway at the Huntington Convention Center in beautiful downtown Cleveland, Ohio. The conference is the premier event for floodplain managers from around the world. This year’s theme is “Flood Fest 2019: The Mitigation and Resilience Tour” and features a range of subject matter experts from diverse fields presenting on the topic, including EMH&T’s Miles Hebert, PE, LEED Green Associate, CFM and Shawn Arden, PE, CFM.
Public Works Week: EMH&T Celebrates The Power of Public Works
Welcome to National Public Works Week! This year’s theme, “It Starts Here,” is part and parcel of EMH&T’s focus to improve quality of life through well planned and designed development and public works projects. EMHT celebrates the power of public works to positively impact our local communities and the world. From the utilities that run beneath our feet to the roadways and bridges that transport us through our lives, EMH&T is proud to work alongside our municipal client partners to deliver the projects that bring mobility, security, growth, and healthy communities!
EMH&T’s Sandy Doyle-Ahern Recognized for Leadership
Congratulations to EMH&T President Sandy Doyle-Ahern for being recognized with the Special Award: Leadership by Columbus CEO Magazine as part of this year’s Top Workplaces award program. Sandy was recognized for her professionalism and the open communication style she maintains with all of the company’s employees. Sandy has served as EMH&T’s president since 2012.
The Spring Issue of Ingenium has Arrived!
Spring has sprung, as the saying goes. And so has the latest issue of Ingenium magazine. This first issue of 2019 takes a look at firsts…a first impression on a new client and a city’s first roundabout. There’s also a great article on EMH&T’s growing Planning and Landscape Architecture Division and the newest section of the expanding Big Walnut Trail running through Columbus’ east side.