Tag Archives: SRTA

Political Notes — Abrams will step down as House minority leader

Rep. Stacey Abrams, who’s already campaigning for governor, will step aside from her role as House minority leader . . .

Tags: GRTA , SRTA , Stacey Abrams , teacher of the year , Voices for Georgia's Children

SRTA awards $75 million in transit grants

The State Road & Tollway Authority awards bond funds that will pay for 11 projects to expand and upgrade Georgia’s transit systems . . .

Tags: grant awards , SRTA , transit projects

SRTA board signs off on I-285/400 project

SRTA and the State Transportation Board have both given the go-ahead for the reconfiguration of the I-285/Georgia 400 interchange, one of the state’s most congested traffic bottlenecks . . .

Tags: !-285/Ga. 400 interchange , DOT , Russell McMurry , SRTA

Tollway Authority approves $75 million in transit bonds

The State Road and Tollway Authority gives its okay to $75 million in state bonds that will be awarded on a competitive basis to Georgia’s local transit systems . . .

Tags: SRTA , state bonds , transit projects

Tomlinson adds GRTA job to his responsibilities

Chris Tomlinson takes on double duties as executive director of the Georgia Regional Transportation Authority and the State Road and Tollway Authority . . .

Tags: Chris Tomlinson , GRTA , SRTA

I-85 toll lane trips pass the 10 million mark

The express toll lanes in Gwinnett County record their 10 millionth trip by a Peach Pass user . . .

Tags: Gwinnett County , Peach Pass , SRTA , toll lanes

Feds approve loan for Cobb’s Northwest Corridor toll project

A federal TIFIA loan is approved for the Northwest Corridor toll lanes project in Cobb County . . .

Tags: Cobb County , DOT , Northwest Corridor , SRTA , TIFIA , toll lanes

Demolition of Georgia 400 toll facilities starts Friday

The process of ending toll collections on Georgia 400 begins Friday with the start of demolition work on the toll booth plaza . . .

Tags: demolition project , Georgia 400 , SRTA , toll collections

Financing in place for Cobb toll lanes

Two state boards give the final signoffs Thursday to a financial package for the massive Northwest Corridor toll lanes project in Cobb and Cherokee counties . . .

Tags: Chris Tomlinson , DOT , GSFIC , Nathan Deal , Northwest Corridor , SRTA , toll lanes

Political Notes — Latino voter growth continues to surge

The number of Latino voters in Georgia is now nearing the 200,000 level . . .

Tags: GALEO , Georgia 400 , Georgia electorate , Keith Golden , Latino voters , league of women voters , Sam Olens , SRTA , toll booths , Voting Rights Act