Tag Archives: State Transportation Board

Wellborn, Purcell reelected to DOT board

Two State Transportation Board members are reelected to new five-year terms by legislators from the First and Third Congressional Districts . . .

Tags: Ann Purcell , Sam Wellborn , State Transportation Board

Political Notes — With his first ad, Trump aims at a familiar target

Donald Trump is finally releasing his first TV ad, which bashes immigrants and Syrian refugees . . .

Tags: B.J. Pak , David Ralston , Donald Trump , JQC , Martha Wigton , State Transportation Board

Political Notes – DOT picks developer for I-285/400 interchange

State Transportation Board picks North Perimeter Contractors to handle the massive interstate interchange project . . .

Tags: affirmative action , Antonin Scalia , I-285 interchange , Jack Kingston , John Lewis , State Transportation Board

Political Notes – Dunn, Brown elected leaders of Transportation Board

Emily Dunn is the new chairman of the State Transportation Board, while Robert Brown will be the vice chairman . . .

Tags: Jeb Bush , Nathan Deal , State Transportation Board , Stephanie Stuckey Benfield , sustainable buildings

Former lawmaker Golden elected to Transportation Board

Tim Golden of Valdosta, who served in the General Assembly for 24 years before stepping down, will replace Jay Shaw on the State Transportation Board . . .

Tags: DOT , Jay Shaw , State Transportation Board , Tim Golden

Burkhalter elected to State Transportation Board

Former legislator Mark Burkhalter is elected to replace Dan Moody on the State Transportation Board . . .

Tags: Jay Shaw , Mark Burkhalter , Rudy Bowen , State Transportation Board

Political Notes: Burkhalter, Smith try to grab that DOT board seat

Former House speaker pro tem Mark Burkhalter and attorney Ray Smith are angling for a vacant seat on the State Transportation Board . . .

Tags: Austin Scott , David Perdue , David Scott , Donna Sheldon , Georgia Watch , Liz Coyle , Mark Burkhalter , Ray Smith , State Transportation Board

McMurry to replace Golden as DOT commissioner

Russell McMurry is the pick of the State Transportation Board to succeed Keith Golden as the head of the Department of Transportation . . .

Tags: DOT commissioner , Russell McMurry , State Transportation Board

Political Notes: A cautionary statement on religious freedom bills

Macon District Attorney David Cooke points out some potential loopholes in the religious freedom bills that could legalize the beatings of children . . .

Tags: Bruce Widener , David Cooke , firearms safety , James Bell , John Lewis , Keith Golden , Marietta Daily Journal , Martin Luther King holiday , medical marijuana , religious freedom bills , Selma , State Transportation Board

Political Notes — DOT board approves partial funding for I-285/Ga. 400 project

DOT board approves more than $210 million to keep the work moving on upgrades to the I-285/Georgia 400 interchange . . .

Tags: Dasan , I-285/Ga. 400 interchange , Johnny Isakson , Sam Wellborn , Savannah harbor , State Transportation Board