Tag Archives: inland port

State buys property for Lanier Tech relocation

Lanier Technical College near Gainesville will move its campus to an 85-acre tract purchased by the Technical College System . . .

Tags: DNR , Georgia Ports Authority , inland port , Lanier Tech , Murray County , State Properties Commission

Political Notes – Lopez is pick for federal court bench

The Obama administration once again looks to the DeKalb County State Court bench to find a federal court nominee . . .

Tags: Barack Obama , David Pennington , Dax Lopez , federal judgeship , GBPI , inland port , sales tax holiday

Political Notes – New ‘port’ will be placed in Murray County

The Georgia Ports Authority plans to open a truck-rail inland port facility in Chatsworth, a long way from the Georgia coast . . .

Tags: CNG station , Georgia Ports Authority , inland port , SLO testing , Ted Cruz

Political Notes – ‘Government shutdowns are a bad idea,’ Isakson says

Sen. Johnny Isakson doesn’t like the Affordable Care Act, but he likes even less the idea of shutting down the federal government . . .

Tags: Affordable Care Act , Bainbridge , Cherokee County school board , education committee hearings , government shutdown , inland port , Johnny Isakson

Political Notes – Porter will run for Democratic state chair

Newspaper publisher and former legislator DuBose Porter of Dublin will run for state chair of the Georgia Democratic Party . . .

Tags: dubose porter , GEFA water loans , Georgia Democratic Party , Georgia Ports Authority , Georgia Tea Party Patriots , inland port , Nathan Deal , solar power , University System economic impact