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Lower airfare, cheaper gas for Thanksgiving travel

...there are more than 3,000 accidents on Georgia roads during the Thanksgiving holiday period," said Georgia Transportation Commissioner Keith Golden. "On average, more than a dozen people die and a thousand more are injured. This is supposed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-19/lower-airfare-cheaper-gas-tha
Augusta-area lawmakers hear road construction plans

...voters agreed in July to raise the sales tax for transportation improvements."We're ready to deliver," Transportation Commissioner Keith Golden said. "? Our goal is to make every other region wish they had passed it."Retailers began...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-01-29/augusta-area-lawmakers-h
Across Georgia

...spend on road and rail projects, but the money must be used by the end of the year.Georgia Department of Transportation Commissioner Keith Golden said the state will review transportation projects assigned by Congress from 2003 to 2006 to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-08-18/across-georgia
State officials assure Augusta business leaders of transportation tax

...don't think we're looking at any rescinding of any of the bills (that created the tax)," he said.State Transportation Commissioner Keith Golden told the group that the pieces are in place to accelerate construction of the projects funded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-02-19/state-officials-assure-a
Across Georgia

...Jan. 9-10 storm, which dumped more than five inches of snow on much of the state, paralyzing Atlanta.Transportation Commissioner Vance Smith says his department is already looking at private contractors to assist state workers for an ice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-01-20/across-georgia
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Upkeep of interstate might be privatized

...answer when firms submit their bids for upkeep on the stretch of Interstate 95 from South Carolina to Florida. Transportation Commissioner Vance Smith told his former colleagues on the joint House-Senate appropriations committees recently that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-01-28/upkeep-interstate-might-be-pr
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SC transportation commissioner criticizes meeting

COLUMBIA - A member of the governing board of the South Carolina Transportation Department says she will skip a private dinner for the panel this week.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/south-carolina-elections/
DOT seeking federal cash to stay afloat

...Godfrey said borrowing the money costs the taxpayers more money because of the interest that must be paid.Transportation Commissioner Sarah Nuckles said the agency should have an open line of credit through the state treasury as a backup for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-08-13/dot-seeking-federal-cash-stay
County officials travel to Capitol for 'Greater Augusta Day'

...Education President Alex Howard.The day includes group meetings with Gov. Nathan Deal, Georgia Department of Transportation Commissioner Keith Golden, University System Vice Chancellor Steve Wrigley and other state officials.Likely topics of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-03-20/county-officials-travel-
Evans legislator warns of more state budget cuts

...that he doesn't expect to resolve the problems during the next legislative session. State Department of Transportation Commissioner Vance Smith also spoke. Mr. Smith said he wants to prepare the state for a substantial uptick in Georgia's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2009-11-13/evans-legislator-warns-m
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