River Watch Parkway extension could change 195 addresses

...six churches along Old Petersburg and Old Evans roads that could be forced to take new addresses when the Georgia Department of Transportation completes a three-mile extension of River Watch Parkway.The $35.5 million project ? 23 percent complete...

Decade-old projects to fix bridges moves forward

After more than a decade of design work, the Georgia Department of Transportation has begun replacing two of Clarks Hill Lake's oldest bridges, which reports show have deteriorated from harsh weather conditions...

Notice of Application for Certificate of Public Convenience and Ne...

...Line LLC filed an application with the Georgia Department of Transportation to obtain a Certificate of Public Convenience...Notice of Public Hearing Opportunity The Georgia Department of Transportation and Palmetto Products Pipe Line LLC will...

Snow, sleet, ice could make travel treacherous in Georgia, Alabama

ATLANTA - A State of Emergency has been issued for both Georgia and Mississippi ahead of a wintry mix that has the potential to coat areas of both states with several inches of ice.

Georgia State Patrol Grovetown post short on manpower

...five counties including Fulton, Cobb and Gwinnett, said Capt. Allen Marlowe.An initiative with the Georgia Department of Transportation offered to pay for some trooper classes in exchange for the state patrol placing more troopers along the...

Bad roads cost Georgians, group says

ATLANTA -- Georgia drivers pay an extra $7.9 billion yearly for the problems with roads and bridges across the state, according to a report released Wednesday by transportation advocates.

Georgia eyes new Savannah River bridge, but wreck count low, officials say

...officials say driver habits are more to blame for wrecks than the bridge's design.According to the Georgia Department of Transportation, 71,000 vehicles travel the bridge daily. Truck traffic comprises more than 6 percent of the traffic...

Regents give OK to Laney-Walker project

...being split, with Georgia Regents University paying $881,000, the city of Augusta $220,000 and the Georgia Department of Transportation $700,000, according to the regents.The road comes through the middle of the university's health...

Pardon Our Mess: Litter on Calhoun Expressway

...clothing have been discarded on the road.WHO'S RESPONSIBLE: The expressway is a state route. The Georgia Department of Transportation has a contract with Augusta-Richmond County for maintenance, including litter collection, department...

Transportation funding critics getting noticed, not heard

...S. Highway Trust Fund has shut off nearly all federal money flowing to the state. As a result, the Georgia Department of Transportation issued no construction contracts in January, and there will be none this month and only a few small ones...