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Georgia roads: Bad, getting worse

...resurfaced, you're not going to be too happy," Transportation Commissioner Keith Golden said Tuesday to a committee of...speaker and governor then were peeved at the transportation commissioner at the time and wanted to serve up some punishment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-09/georgia-roads-bad-gettin
Depletion of federal highway funds stalls projects

...bill we have now which expires in September is not fully funded," said Todd Long, Georgia's assistant transportation commissioner.So they sidetracked projects, from a bike-pedestrian facility in Greensboro to sidewalks for the Jefferson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-23/depletion-federal-highway-fu
Georgia makes plan to move forward on road projects

...for Georgians and enhances the long-term commitment to our growing transportation system," said state Transportation Commissioner Keith Golden. The governor's office said the interchange project, estimated to cost $970 million, is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-15/georgia-makes-plan-move-forwa
Leader's past now an issue

ATLANTA --- Complaints that state Transportation Commissioner Gena Evans had improper relationships with...Evans resigned to pursue a relationship with Transportation Commissioner Gena Abraham. In September, the couple married...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/17/met_483830.shtml
Metro
DOT board keeps its commissioner

ATLANTA --- State transportation commissioner Gena Evans survived yet another controversy about her personal life Thursday as the state Department of Transportation board decided...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/14/met_483430.shtml
Metro
Official scolded for relationship

ATLANTA --- Georgia Transportation Commissioner Gena Abraham was slapped with a reprimand on Monday...for the job," he said. BACKGROUND: The state's Transportation Commissioner became involved with the chairman of the Georgia DOT...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/22/met_195899.shtml
Metro
Coleman touted as strong advocate for 'other' Georgia

...Tom Coleman of Savannah to become the next transportation commissioner will give the "other" Georgia a powerful...recommendation, Mr. Coleman would become the first transportation commissioner hired from outside metro Atlanta since Downing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/23/met_270924.shtml
Metro
Questions road chief's projections

...frightening and typical of the way many state and local bureaucratic departments project required funding. Georgia Transportation Commissioner Wayne Shackelford "told lawmakers the state's 20-year transportation plan, which notes $30 billion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/29/op_203280.shtml
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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
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