Mon., June 18, 2012 10:00am
The state's overhaul of the HOPE scholarship has hurt enrollment in the Technical College System of Georgia's trucking program.
Tue., November 1, 2011 2:44pm
Some of Georgia's largest companies are lobbying state and federal officials to raise weight limits on highways in the states, a move they say will help the economy and the environment. State officials worry about safety and maintenance issues if heavier trucks are allowed on Georgia roads. Morris News Service reports that a coalition of major shippers, including Coca-Cola, Georgia-Pacific and International Paper, wants the weight limits raised.
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., July 16, 2009 3:13pm
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation says this state is one of the top targe