Mon., May 4, 2015 11:06am
$900 Million Transportation Funding Bill Is Now Law
State officials hope to start work on a massive backlog of road and bridge projects, now that Governor Nathan Deal has signed a transportation funding bill.
Wed., April 1, 2015 6:09pm
Savannah Tourism Leaders Say Transportation Bill's Hotel Tax Could Harm Industry
Tourism groups say the $5 nightly hotel-motel tax could prompt travelers to go elsewhere.
Mon., March 9, 2015 11:30am
Ga. Lawmakers Face Major Deadline To Pass Bills
Friday is crossover day - when bills must pass in one chamber in order to stand a chance of getting approved in the other.
Mon., February 16, 2015 6:15pm
Georgians Support Paying Tax To Improve Transportation
A new poll shows most Georgia voters are willing to pay more for transportation upgrades.
Fri., January 30, 2015 4:56pm
This Week In The News With Tom Barton: 1/30/15
Tom Barton, editorial page editor of the Savannah Morning News, joins GPB Savannah Bureau Chief Sarah McCammon for a weekly chat about the news.
Thu., January 29, 2015 6:35pm
Macon Residents Speak Out on Pedestrian Deaths
A forum convened by the Center for Collaborative Journalism begins the conversation on pedestrian deaths in Macon.
Mon., January 26, 2015 1:30am
Atlanta Mayor: Better Transit Reduces Income Inequality
The Democrat said that building transit and infrastructure projects helps make sure people can have access to high-wage jobs wherever they live.
Fri., January 2, 2015 5:36pm
This Week With Tom Barton: What's Ahead For 2015
Big issues for the New Year include education and crime, mayoral and city council elections, and public transportation.
Wed., December 31, 2014 5:21am
Committee Leaves Transportation Funding To Lawmakers
A committee of state lawmakers looking at transportation funding released its final report Tuesday. It makes no specific recommendations about where that money should come from.
Tue., December 30, 2014 1:01pm
An Historic Macon Steam Engine Has A Savannah Suitor
The 509 steam engine train sits in Macon's Central City Park as it has for decades. The Georgia State Railroad Museum in Savannah is negotiating with Macon-Bibb to bring her east. But Macon park leaders are torn by the prospect of losing the train.
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