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Georgia transportation chief says funding improving for road projects

...years of falling behind on transportation funding, Georgia is putting the...will need to catch up on transportation funding that is already needed...said the passage of the Transportation Funding Act of 2015 will go a long...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-11-05/georgia-transportation-c
Governor says he will sign transportation funding proposal

ATLANTA - Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal said Wednesday that he will sign a transportation funding bill expected to raise $900 million for the state's infrastructure needs through changes to the state's gas tax and new fees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-01/governor-says-he-will-sign-transpor
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. Senate passes spending plan

...Friday but narrowly passed its version of a transportation funding bill.Both will now head to conference committees...reason all of the Senate Democrats opposed the transportation-funding bill. They object to earmarking $250 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-20/ga-senate-passes-spendin
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
Georgia share of federal spending near bottom

...other cases where the state has brushed aside federal incentives.One oft-repeated argument for this year's transportation-funding legislation in the General Assembly was to raise more funds within the state to gain independence from federal requirements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-09-06/georgia-share-federal-sp
Georgia highways unaffected by federal funding shortfall

...planners acted ahead of federal transportation funding shortfalls to keep construction...projects, he said.A new transportation funding committee created by the...point, seems not to value transportation funding as we do," she said.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-07/georgia-highways-unaffected-f
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
Solve the transportation funding crisis

...the past year, Georgians everywhere have heard the painful truth that our state is suffering from a massive transportation funding shortfall -- a deficit that has led to the death or postponement of hundreds of local projects, some of them...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/27/op_192413.shtml
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