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Poll: Most don't favor road-funding plan

...voters oppose the House's transportation-funding plan than favor it, according...year's budget as part of its transportation-funding plan.When voters were...approach to pushing any bill on transportation funding and instead emphasize the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-05/poll-most-dont-favor-roa
Ga. road-funding vote shows split

ATLANTA ? Legislators who often side with one another chose different positions on the transportation-funding bill that just came out of the House of Representatives.Thursday's vote on House Bill 170 showed how hard it was to predict...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-06/ga-road-funding-vote-sho
Transportation funding critics getting noticed, not heard

ATLANTA - Critics of a $1 billion transportation funding bill didn't get to testify Thursday at the first House hearing on the proposal, but they are getting noticed.House Transportation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-05/transportation-funding-critic
Georgia lawmaker lashes out at transportation funding bill critics

ATLANTA -- Critics of a $1 billion transportation-funding bill didn't get to testify Thursday during the first House hearing on the proposal, but they are getting noticed.House Transportation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-05/ga-lawmaker-lashes-out-t
Across the region

...Options offered on transportation funds ATLANTA - Georgia will have to cover a $1 billion to $1.5 billion transportation funding gap to stay economically competitive, a committee of lawmakers is warning in a report issued Tuesday.The group...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-12-30/across-region
Poll finds little support for road funding

ATLANTA -- Barely one in five Georgia voters is for a $1 billion transportation-funding plan pending in the state House of Representatives, and 48 percent oppose it, according to a survey released Thursday.The good...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-05/poll-finds-little-suppor
Augusta-area business leaders press state officials on transportation

...day at the Capitol, business leaders from Augusta and Columbia County pressed state officials Tuesday on the transportation-funding plan pending in the House and how it would impact regions that have already passed a sales tax for roads.Dozens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-02-10/augusta-area-business-leaders-p
Local officials warned to prepare for road funding plan

...were gritting their teeth Monday as one state leader after another warned them of difficult choices ahead on transportation funding.Those attending the annual Mayors' Day breakfast are particularly anxious because some of the proposals would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-26/local-officials-warned-p
Transportation funding top legislative issue in Georgia

ATLANTA - Georgia's transportation needs and how to pay for them emerged this week as the issues that will dominate the 2015 legislation session. Lawmakers convene Jan. 12 at the state Capitol.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-13/transportation-funding-t
Tax hikes looms to fix Georgia roads

ATHENS, Ga. -- Finding a source of $1 billion in transportation funding is topping the agenda for the Georgia General Assembly.On Monday, state leaders hinted at a tax increase."We're not looking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-09/tax-hikes-looms-fix-geor