A project to deepen the Savannah harbor is expected to put lots more trucks on Georgia's highways.
Highway safety advocates say, the state should think about passing stonger trucking regulations to prepare for them.
A private prison broke ground Monday in middle Georgia.
The 1,000-bed facility in Milledgeville is expected to employ 235 people when it opens in 2012.
Governor Sonny Perdue was on hand for the ceremony.
GEO Group is building the prison.