A Minneapolis developer is planning a large scale development on the Georgia coast that promises about 800 jobs. The Real Development Corporation says it has plans for a hotel conference center, adventure park, theaters, a sports compex, shops and more.
A private contractor begins maintenance work Friday for the state’s Department of Transportation on Interstate-95 along Georgia’s coast. It’s the first project of what might be several more to come, in a plan to save the agency money.
The first-ever Savannah Stopover Festival is aimed at bands on their way to the South-by-Southwest (SXSW) Festival in Austin. Capitalizing on the city's location near Interstates 95 and 10, the festival's organizers have announced 52 bands so far.
This special feature is Georgia's contribution to NPR's series taking a look at Interstate 95. In it, we look back to more prosperous times along US 301, built to be the shortest route to Florida, before the Interstate came. Can the state continue to support its welcome center?