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Introduction of license plate readers met with privacy concerns

...percent of those reads were hits, mostly involving suspended or revoked registrations.Some agencies, such as the Ohio State Highway Patrol, have policies to delete all "nonhit" readings immediately. Others have no set retention period.Jones...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-15/introduction-license-p
Georgia laws on guns, Medicaid expansion set for Tuesday

...certain requirements during severe weather events. The law applies when state officials limit access to a portion of a state highway due to a state of emergency for severe weather.State officials will be required to post signs indicating that it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-28/georgia-laws-guns-medica
Holiday travel boom expected

...accommodate heavy travel during the Fourth of July holiday weekend. Lane closures on interstates and major federal and state highways are to be restricted from noon Thursday to 5 a.m. on July 7."Be reminded crews may still be working, heavy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-30/holiday-travel-boom-expected
New Georgia laws begin Tuesday

...certain requirements during severe weather events. The law applies when state officials limit access to a portion of a state highway due to a state of emergency for severe weather. State officials will be required to post signs indicating that it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-30/new-georgia-laws-begin-tuesd
Cleveland Smith Jr.

...Burnett Funeral Home from 7-8 p.m. today. Friends may call at the residence of his daughter, Ada Smith, 1611 State Highway 102, Wrens. Burnett Funeral Home, 305 Thomson Hwy., Wrens, Ga. 706 547-6227.

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171170875
Edward Reel

...Carl Reel. Mr. Reel proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy. After an honorable discharge he became a NC State Highway Patrol Officer. He was later employed at SRP and eventually retired from Kimberly Clark. In accordance with his wishes...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000170912070
With Congress unable to decide how to pay for transportation aid, highway projects may suffer

...all projects."Congress is stymied," said John Horsley, former executive director of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials. "We're all scratching our heads."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-15/congress-unable-decide-how
Newberry warned of Tenn. murder suspects

...Tennessee charges and chased it through Newberry and out on state Highway 34. A sheriff's deputy was able to spike the tires and the car stopped near US 176 and state Highway 34. The suspects ran into some woods. Foster says...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-03/newberry-warned-tenn-murder-
Augusta debris removal requires additional $5 million

...commission approved the city to negotiate an agreement with the Georgia Department of Transportation to help clear state highways, including Washington, Deans Bridge and Peach Orchard roads. The agreement would only be accepted if the state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-18/augusta-debris-removal-requir
Across the region

...region.Oakley has served since 1999 as Director of Policy and Government Relations for the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials. Oakley will replace Robert St. Onge who resigned in January after being charged with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-07/across-region