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Road construction will increase as more transportation tax projects begin

...electronic message boards.Cassell gave an update on the special transportation tax program Wednesday at a Georgia Department of Transportation board meeting in Augusta.The Transportation Investment Act, approved by voters in 2012 in three regions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-15/road-construction-will-incre
First SC gubernatorial debate focuses on jobs, economy

...and truckers help fund infrastructure improvements that support economic development, he said. The state Department of Transportation has said it needs an additional $1.5 billion yearly over 20 years just to bring roads to good condition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-14/first-sc-guber
Richmond County drivers can expect delays next week

The Georgia Department of Transportation warned drivers Thursday of road construction zones next week in Richmond County.From Oct. 20-24, a single-lane closure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-16/richmond-county-driver
42 miles of I-20 to be resurfaced

...42-mile section of Interstate 20 will get a facelift in an $8.9 million, two-year contract the Georgia Department of Transportation announced Tuesday.The section in McDuffie, Warren and Taliaferro counties is between Ga. 44 in Greene County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-14/42-miles-i-20-be-resurfaced
Roundup at the I-20 corral

...Interstate 20 were safely rounded up by Columbia County Animal Services, the sheriff's office and the state Department of Transportation.The horses escaped from a pasture at a home on Swint Road, which backs up to the interstate between the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-29/roundup-i-20-corral
Georgia highway officials buy image-boosting radio ads

...radio ads that brag about the department but provide little practical information to the public.The state Department of Transportation bought $12,480 in radio advertising so it could broadcast brief, on-air messages written by the state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-28/georgia-highway-officials-buy
Ga. highway officials pay to boost image with radio ads

...radio ads that brag about the department but provide little practical information to the public. The state Department of Transportation bought $12,480 in radio advertising so it could broadcast brief, on-air messages written by the state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-28/ga-highway-officials-pay
Hasten parkway upgrades

...two installed on the Parkway. We should not have to wait another 10 years to get this done.South Carolina Department of Transportation can now study all the alternatives for improving the Parkway and will not be limited to only a four- and five-lane...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-10-03/hasten-parkway-upgrades
Mullins land cleared for River Watch dirt deal

...advantage of a deal struck between developer Frank Mullins, whose family owns the property, and the Georgia Department of Transportation contractor building the River Watch Parkway Extension.Cissy McNure, spokeswoman for the DOT, said E.R...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-08/mullins-land-cleared-river
Georgia, local leaders discuss new taxes for transportation funding

...of the Georgia Oilmen's Association, said the gas tax cannot keep up with the rising costs of the Georgia Department of Transportation."We feel strongly we've hit the point of no return taxing one thing to fund all of DOT," he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-30/georgia-local-leaders-discus