Tag Archives: passenger rail

Political Notes – Chambliss links military assaults to ‘hormone level’

Sen. Saxby Chambliss says the problems with sexual assaults in the military can be linked to the hormonal levels in young servicemen; passenger rail advocates talk about a Charlotte-Atlanta link . . .

Tags: 11th Congressional District race , Atlanta school system , Blake Ashbee , Charlotte-Atlanta link , Ed Lindsey , federal indictment , Georgia Democratic Party , hormone levels , Jeep recalls , Jim Butler , Military , passenger rail , Saxby Chambliss , sexual assaults , workforce development

Public hearings set on Atlanta-Charlotte rail link

The Georgia DOT will help stage a public hearing June 4 on the proposed passenger rail link between Atlanta and Charlotte, N.C. . . .

Tags: Atlanta-Charlotte corridor , DOT , passenger rail

DOT signs design contract for Atlanta rail terminal

Atlanta’s long-discussed multi-modal passenger rail terminal moves into the design phase after DOT signs a contract with a development group . . .

Tags: DOT , Downtown Atlanta , multo-modal terminal , passenger rail

Political Notes – Florida’s rail loss is not Georgia’s gain

Georgia wanted to get some of that federal rail funding that Florida Gov. Rick Scott turned down, but the money will go elsewhere . . .

Tags: Brookwood Station , Judicial Qualifications Commission , passenger rail , Rick Scott , special House election