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Aiken lawmaker's bill would waive bus fare for veterans

...drawn co-sponsorship from Rep. Mia McLeod, a Richland County Democrat.The bill would require each regional transportation authority to make public transportation free to a veteran who is a state resident and is a member or former member of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-02-08/aiken-lawmakers-bill-wou
Ousted transportation authority director received undue compensation

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. -- The former chief executive officer of the Waccamaw Regional Transportation Authority received $12,166 more in salary than was called for in his contract, according to a review of documents by The (Myrtle Beach...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/29/met_410361.shtml
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Funding flexibility requested

...changes in the legislation creating a regional transportation authority that would increase flexibility in the allocation...passed in March to establish the Georgia Regional Transportation Authority guaranteed each of the state's 11 congressional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/05/met_267200.shtml
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Barnes creates agency

ATLANTA -- Georgia's new regional transportation authority will be the first agency with the power to force...Young and the city commission have opposed the transportation authority. Commissioners passed a resolution asking the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/07/met_258431.shtml
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Regional authority approved

...in Georgia cities with poor air quality. The transportation authority proposal passed the House 158-14 and the Senate...Under the legislation, a state regional-transportation authority will direct road and rail construction projects...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/24/met_257114.shtml
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Waccamaw mass transit agency failed to test drivers properly

...MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. -- The Waccamaw Regional Transportation Authority failed to meet the federal government's minimum...interim executive director of Waccamaw Regional Transportation Authority, said Lymo drivers and supervisors participated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/03/met_414368.shtml
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Officials work on transit

...shortchanged by Gov. Roy Barnes' proposed transportation authority, House negotiators said Friday after their...versions of a bill to create the Georgia Regional Transportation Authority, which would have powers to force counties...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/06/met_255329.shtml
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Augusta eligible for help

...under Gov. Roy Barnes' transportation authority proposal. That, Augusta...Barnes' proposed regional transportation authority, which is expected to...proposal, a regional transportation authority would be set up to plan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/03/met_252225.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Officials combat pollution

...Gov. Roy Barnes' plan to create a regional transportation authority to deal with poor air quality in Georgia's...Statehouse halls for a decade. The Georgia Regional Transportation Authority will use $2 billion in bonding authority to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/29/met_257589.shtml
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Supports regional transportation bill

...urge our local delegation not to support such legislation as Senate Bill 57, which forms the Georgia Regional Transportation Authority, fearing it will take transportation money away from this area. Such thinking is very short-sighted. This...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/01/op_254862.shtml
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