Refine Search

  •  
  •  
With Congress unable to decide how to pay for transportation aid, highway projects may suffer

...an eight-state bus trip in Ohio to whip up public support for congressional approval of legislation to keep federal transportation aid flowing to states for another four years, and possibly longer. But Congress will have to act fast. The trust...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-15/congress-unable-decide-how
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration want vehicle-to-vehicle communication technology

...The action, still some years off, has "game-changing potential" to cut collisions, deaths and injuries, federal transportation officials said at a news conference Monday.A radio signal would continually transmit a vehicle's position...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-03/car-car-talk-could-save-li
Medical College of Georgia Foundation waits for city to move buses from old depot

...buses moving to a Mike Padgett Highway facility. The contract grants the city time to acquire grants with the Federal Transportation Administration that would assist in the transition."We know those buses have to have a place to be parked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-01-29/medical-col
Slave artifacts found at highway project site

...95, above a busy residential crossing. Archaeological research was required for the project because it uses federal transportation money. Construction is scheduled to begin next year."It is rare, and it's an opportunity that we enjoy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-01/slave-artifacts-found-highway
State transportation funds running low

...WASHINGTON - Congress' failure to reauthorize federal transportation programs that expired a month ago is forcing...insisted all year on a substantial increase in federal transportation spending in the new bill. But Speaker Newt Gingrich...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/03/met_216966.shtml
Metro
Atlanta streetcar gets go-ahead from feds

ATLANTA - Federal transportation officials are making a $47 million grant available to Atlanta...the country chosen in October to share some $600 million in federal transportation grants. The Atlanta project got the largest gift in the country...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-07-16/atlanta-streetcar-gets-go-ah
Congressman challenges highway funding

...Georgia laws requiring most federal transportation funds to be distributed...up the vast majority of federal transportation funding amended the bill...passing a bill that requires federal transportation funding to be balanced among...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/08/met_311572.shtml
Metro
Nature groups sue over roads

...Four environmental groups sued state and federal transportation officials in federal court Wednesday, seeking...Transportation Alternatives. Defendants are the state and federal transportation departments and the Atlanta Regional Commission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/21/met_250839.shtml
Metro
Across Georgia

...street-car plan gets $47 million grantATLANTA --- Federal transportation officials are making a $47 million grant available...chosen in October to share about $600 million in federal transportation grants. The Atlanta project got the largest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-07-16/across-georgia
Congress keeps highway money coming to Georgia, S.C.

WASHINGTON -- Federal transportation funding will continue to flow to Georgia and South Carolina...give both Georgia and South Carolina well above half of the federal transportation funds the states received during the last fiscal year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/14/met_217482.shtml
Metro