Ted C. Williams Appointed Chair Transportation Council

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August 24, 2018
Landmark Science & Engineering, one of the region’s largest integrated
civil engineering and environmental sciences consulting firms, is pleased to announce that firm
president Ted C. Williams has been appointed by Governor John C. Carney as the new chairman of the
Delaware Department of Transportation’s Council on Transportation (COT). In a ceremony in Dover on
August 14, Secretary Jennifer Cohan honored Weston E. “Pete” Nellius of Rehoboth for his 17 years of
service on the COT including serving as chairman.
Ted Williams has served as a member of COT under three governors in the past eight years, having been
first appointed by Governor Minner and reappointed twice by Governor Markell. Mr. Williams says he is
“honored by the confidence shown by Governor Carney and Secretary Cohan” in appointing him to lead
the Council and he is “looking forward to providing solid leadership and recommendations that will help
Governor Carney, his administration, and the citizens of Delaware.”
The Council on Transportation is a nine‐member advisory panel that serves in an oversight and advisory
capacity to the Secretary and Directors of DelDOT and to the Governor on issues relating to
transportation and other matters that may aid DelDOT in providing the best possible transportation
services. The COT has final approval of the Long Range Transportation Plan, final approval of
transportation priorities Capital Transportation Program (CTP), reviews and approves DelDOT’s Capital
Transportation Program (CTP), approves highway realignments, and reviews and comments on
certificates of convenience and necessity.
Ted Williams is a professional engineer in Delaware with over 42 years (30 with Landmark) of
comprehensive experience in civil/site engineering and project management of public and private
construction projects. He is the president of the Committee of 100 and has served nationally as
chairman of the American Council of Engineering Companies. He was elected to the College of Fellows of
ACEC (FACEC) in 2011 and was inducted to the Order of the Engineer in 2015.
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Landmark Science & Engineering is a Delaware firm, started in 1987 as Landmark Engineering, Inc. The firm is one of the
regions’ largest and most diverse integrated civil engineering and environmental consulting firms, providing professional
services across the disciplines of site/civil, water resources and environmental engineering, land surveying, natural
environmental sciences and site remediation. The firm of 30 serves clients in Delaware, Maryland and Pennsylvania from its
offices in Newark, Delaware and Havre de Grace, Maryland. www.Landmark‐SE.com
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