Tag Archives: DOT

DOT board will vote on pay raise for McMurry

DOT Commissioner Russell McMurry is in line for a $100,000 bump in his compensation . . .

Tags: DOT , Russell McMurry

DOT will pay big bucks if I-85 finished ahead of schedule

The Georgia DOT will pay out some hefty bonuses if the contractor finishes the I-85 bridge rebuilding project prior to the June 15 deadline . . .

Tags: C. W. Matthews , DOT , I-85 project

Political Notes — Brass gets opponent in state senate race

Matt Brass will have to wait a while before declaring victory in the Georgia Senate District 28 race . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , Donald Trump , DOT , Gwinnett County , Jack Kingston , Jan Horne , Matt Brass , Olympic tennis center , Tenet Healthcare

Political Notes — For the DOT, a century of paving highways

The Georgia DOT celebrates 100 years of highway construction and transportation planning for the state’s drivers . . .

Tags: DOT , Russell McMurry , Teresa MacCartney , Voestalpine Automotive Body Parts

Ga. Supreme Court says Klan lawsuit can go to trial

Georgia Supreme Court says it has no authority to dismiss a lawsuit filed against the state by the Ku Klux Klan . . .

Tags: adopt a highway , DOT , Georgia Supreme Court , KKK lawsuit

Deal, DOT outline $10 billion road construction program

Georgia will embark upon an ambitious highway construction program . . .

Tags: DOT , highway construction , Nathan Deal , Russell McMurry , transportation tax

Congress passes highway funding bill, removing uncertainty for Georgia

The Georgia DOT can start issuing construction contracts again, as Congress approves a five-year extension of federal highway funding . . .

Tags: Barack Obama , Congress , DOT , highway funding

Ga. argues that a pipeline company isn’t really a pipeline company

Attorney General Sam Olens asks Fulton County judge to dismiss a petition from the company that wants to build the Palmetto petroleum pipeline . . .

Tags: DOT , Palmetto Pipeline , Sam Olens , state certificate

Dover is DOT’s new deputy commissioner

The Department of Transportation taps Mike Dover as their new deputy commissioner, replacing Todd Long . . .

Tags: DOT , Mike Dover , Russell McMurry

DOT manager indicted on bribery charges

Federal prosecutors say a former DOT supervisor accepted bribes for unauthorized dumping of dirt at state locations . . .

Tags: bribery charges , DOT , U.S. Attorney