Pardon our Mess: Damaged guardrail

...Columbia County Engineering Services Division, said Kyle Collins, communications officer for Georgia Department of Transportation District Two.ACTION PROMISED: None. Collins said he had forwarded information on the guard rail to Columbia County...

I-20 work today near bridge

Motorists should be advised.This morning a Georgia Department of Transportation District concrete crew will begin sawing a broken concrete slab on Interstate 20 eastbound at the approach to the Savannah River Bridge...

Sales tax rises to 8 percent in Richmond County on New Year's Day

...the first quarter of the year as we see these projects begin," said Don Grantham, the Georgia Department of Transportation District 10 representative.The first improvements to get underway will likely be smaller, less costly construction...

Week Ahead: TSPLOST funds spark debate

...congressional districts 9, 10 and 14 to elect members to the State Transportation Board that oversees the Department of Transportation. District 10, which stretches toward Athens includes about 11,000 voters in Columbia County.Elsewhere, the House...

Expect delays through 2010

...good news is there's a lot of improvements about to take place," said Mike Thomas, a Georgia Department of Transportation District 2 engineer. "The bad news is there's going to be some inconveniences." The latest on a Bobby Jones Expressway...

Road widening project runs into criticism

...intersections," he said. "Widening is OK with me, but the raised median will make it unsafe." Department of Transportation District Preconstruction Engineer George Brewer said the numerous criticisms of the median didn't surprise him, considering...

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Transportation representative Don Grantham touts benefits of transportation tax up for vote

...improvement projects, according to a state transportation representative.Don Grantham, Georgia Department of Transportation District 10 representative, said the Augusta area needs to pass the transportation referendum if it expects much needed...

Transportation representative Don Grantham will speak on tax referendum

Georgia Department of Transportation District 10 representative Don Grantham will speak tonight on a July 31 referendum on a special 1 percent transportation sales tax.The...

Light planned between Kroger, Publix

A new traffic signal is in the works for the 2800 block of Washington Road.Department of Transportation District Traffic Engineer Kedrick Collins said the signal has been approved for the area between the Publix and Kroger shopping centers...

New I-20 ramps will open

...I-20 ramps along Walton Way Extension are scheduled to open Oct. 16, Rusty Merritt, a Georgia Department of Transportation district construction engineer, said Friday. At that time, traffic signals at the interchange that are in flash mode...