Fri., September 21, 2012 1:54pm
Georgia roads will be getting more sidewalks and bike lanes. The state's transportation board voted this week to adopt a so-called "Complete Streets" policy. The plan requires bike and pedestrian accomodations on new highways depending on their size, location and traffic flow.
Mon., May 14, 2012 10:20pm
Governor Nathan Deal spoke at a $500 a head fundraiser to support penny sales taxes for transportation. The Savannah reception was the first major fundraising push outside Atlanta for supporters of the T-SPLOST vote in July.
Wed., August 10, 2011 5:01pm
Northwest Georgia and Atlanta regional officials are scheduled to propose their wish lists for a possible transportation tax Thursday. And with that, all of Georgia's twelve transportation regions will have wish lists ready to show voters. The lists detail how officials plan to spend a proposed penny sales tax for road and other projects.
Sun., October 17, 2010 12:00am
On November 2nd, voters will decide whether to let the state sign contracts on transportation projects before it has all the money for them upfront.
Mon., September 6, 2010 12:00am
Highway safety advocates are concerned Georgia isn't doing enough to prepare for the thousands of new trucks expected on the roads in the coming years. Harbor expansion at the Port of Savannah alone could double truck traffic on Savannah-area roads.
Thu., February 18, 2010 1:19pm
It's the second time in recent weeks that the state has been stiffed federa
Tue., February 9, 2010 4:42pm
Georgia’s transportation chief is calling on Washington to include transpor
Thu., January 28, 2010 7:40pm
Governor Sonny Perdue is accusing the Department of Transportation for brea
Wed., January 20, 2010 6:57pm
The state’s transportation chief is open to a penny sales tax to fund regio
Fri., December 18, 2009 5:48pm
Governor Sonny Perdue prepares to introduce a state budget with cuts but no