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Road funding plan sent to SC House floor

...being designed, interstate projects that get a federal match, new toll roads and roads in a metropolitan area's transportation plan.White said the bill is still a work in progress and he expects amendments on the floor to change it more. He...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-26/road-funding-plan-sent-s
Gas tax change would hit out-of-state drivers, House speaker says

...left-leaning think tank issued a critique of the Senate transportation plan Thursday that also warned of the impact on social...punish the 41 Republicans who voted against the transportation plan March 5 in the House. Among those voting no were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-20/gas-tax-change-would-hit
Senate lawmakers make big changes to Georgia transportation bill

...dedicated to transportation. Members of the Senate's Transportation Committee lowered that to 24 cents.The House transportation plan underwent several overhauls between its introduction in January and passage in March. Republican Gov. Nathan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-03-17/senate-lawmakers-make-big-chang
Residents provide input on 2040 transportation vision

...the study works to complete its 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan."The bike community is growing, and we need...families and commuters can use," Richard said.The transportation plan covers a 20-year period and must be reviewed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-10/residents-provide-input-2040
Electric vehicles poised to play an important role in Georgia's future

You may have heard that electric car owners have become a key focus of the proposed transportation plan to fix Georgia's road and bridge infrastructure issues. The omnibus transportation bill includes measures to not only charge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-03-01/electric-vehicle
Augusta lacks pedestrian safety measures on most dangerous roads

...pedestrian facilities, whenever feasible," he said.DeCamp said he hopes to update the region's long range transportation plan by the summer before forming a committee. The plan projects nearly $59 million will be needed in Richmond, Columbia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-22/augusta-lacks-pedestrian-safe
Billions needed to fix SC roads

...billion during the next quarter century on roads, money which the state does not have. The Statewide Multimodal Transportation Plan, which was the topic of public hearings around the state earlier this year, was approved at last week's commission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-08/billions-needed-fix-sc-roads
Across the region

...Santiago.In other newsTHE S.C. TRANS PORTATION Commission has given final approval to the Statewide Multimodal Transportation Plan that projects the state will need to spend another $60 billion during the next quarter century on roads.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-08/across-region
Augusta announces $1.5 million restoration project on Butt Bridge centennial

...wore a campaign button in support of TIA six months before it passed. "They realized that we needed to fund a transportation plan for our region for 10 years. They realized that it drives economic development and our quality of life. "Don...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-21/augusta-announces-15-million-
A bridge to our past

...bridge.When the community objected with a "Save Our Butt" campaign, a local committee found an alternative transportation plan (the St. Sebastian fly-over) that preserved the bridge ? which is named for the Augusta hero who, while...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-20/bridge-our-past