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Big rigs often go faster than tires can handle

...higher.In Utah, the Transportation Department said it didn't know...the law that allowed the Transportation Department to set an 85 mph limit...spokesman for the state Transportation Department. Wyoming hasn't seen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-31/big-rigs-often-go-faster-t
Richmond County schools add GPS bus tracking

...That's a new level of accountability, and I like that."The upgrade is an essential part of the school system transportation department's plan to "reorganize" its approach to public school transit.Using the Zonar system, which cost $125...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-27/richmond-county-schools-a
River Watch extension complaints prompt water tests

...Petersburg Road residents expressed concern about the Georgia Environmental Protection Division ordering the state Transportation Department to revise its Erosion, Sedimentation and Pollution Control Plan for the $35.5 million parkway expansion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-11/river-watch-extension-compla
Rants & Raves

...home late this year. What seems to be the trouble with transportation? Here is a suggestion: Have all of the Transportation Department learn the routes so they can pitch hit when needed. The kids will no longer suffer. THE BRIGHT, flashing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-03/rants-raves
Haley insists SC can afford to cut income taxes

...divert $61 million from the state sales tax on vehicles, would generate roughly $400 million yearly for the Transportation Department once fully implemented in three years.Critics say that still doesn't come close to meeting the additional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-23/haley-insists-sc-can-aff
Honda hit with record fines over unreported deaths

...in millions of cars that has been linked to at least 42 deaths and 58 injuries.Under an agreement with the Transportation Department, GM admitted it was slow to inform regulators, promised to report problems faster and submitted to more in-depth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-08/honda-hit-record-fines-ove
Interstate work continues in Columbia while some areas reopen

COLUMBIA - State transportation department officials are opening a 6-mile stretch of Interstate...after it was widened to three lanes in each direction. Transportation department officials say the eastbound lanes northwest of Columbia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-26/interstate-work-set-columbia
SC fighting trash with phone app

...approach to the state's litter problem.The S.C. Department of Natural Resources, PalmettoPride, the state transportation department, the S.C. Department of Public Safety and the state corrections department are teaming up to reduce areas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-03/sc-fighting-trash-phone-ap
US official: Auto safety agency under review

...aggressively enough regarding millions of vehicles with defective air bags or faulty ignition switches.A special Transportation Department team is examining whether "we have the dial set correctly on risk management and our safety posture in general...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-24/us-official-auto-safety-ag
Augusta couple seek to expose sexual assault allegations against former Josey band director

...for 30 days without pay and reassigned to the transportation department for the next seven months until a mutually...they told that man he had to go work in that transportation department, I told them then we had the victory. That...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-12/augusta-couple-seek-ex