Bill Kirby | The Augusta Chronicle

Wednesday, November 25, 2015 Bill Kirby The Georgia Department of Transportation wants to celebrate its 100th birthday in 2016 by asking the state's pupils to envision future transportation. It can be a drawn...

Morris: I won't apologize for voicing objections

...environmental groups and families whose property has been in their families for generations. Even the Georgia Department of Transportation commissioner refused to grant Kinder Morgan certification necessary to use eminent domain. A decision...

Kinder Morgan official says Palmetto Pipeline will get built

...never tried to build a petroleum pipeline in Georgia. When it did kick off that effort in the spring, the Georgia Department of Transportation handed the company its veto on eminent domain. Shortly after that, ads began to appear in newspapers and...

McDuffie interstate work resumes

Rain has delayed Georgia Department of Transportation's slab-lifting work on Interstate 20 in McDuffie County.Work will resume if weather allows, with single-lane slowdowns...

Augusta Welcome Center shutting down Nov. 9 for construction

The Georgia Department of Transportation announced this week that starting next Monday, Augusta's Welcome Center off Interstate 20 will close for an estimated 110 days...

Take responsibility for your driving behavior to prevent further deaths

...GEORGIA'S roads is the highest priority for the Georgia Department of Transportation. While we have seen a consistent reduction...lives! (The writer is commissioner of the Georgia Department of Transportation.)

Pardon Our Mess: Traffic improvements across Augusta area

...one southbound and northbound lane from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Nov. 7. WHO'S RESPONSIBLE: Georgia Department of Transportation ACTION PROMISED: Closures on Belair Road at Interstate 20 and Windsor Spring Road at Tobacco Road should...

Pipeline company Kinder Morgan donates $20,000 to Aiken County Family YMCA

...Group LLC, the parent company of The Augusta Chronicle.The project is currently in legal limbo after the Georgia Department of Transportation in May denied a request by Palmetto Products Pipe Line LLC, a subsidiary of Kinder Morgan, to use a Certificate...

Dead deer retrieved from roadways down in Columbia, Richmond counties

...ending with 408 in 2013.Those numbers don't include carcasses retrieved along roads maintained by the Georgia Department of Transportation, including Interstate 20 and Bobby Jones Expressway. The department doesn't track those numbers.Daniel...

Construction to temporarily close lane on Windsor Spring

...a.m.-3 p.m. today through Friday as Phase 4 of the road widening project begins, according to Georgia Department of Transportation. All work is weather contingent. Motorist should expect delays during this operation and should exercise...