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News Georgia » Traffic: Stay Out Of Our Jail, Traffic Jams, Girl's Flu Death: Top GA News

News channel or source: https://patch.com/georgia/canton-ga/stay-out-our-jail-traffic-jams-girls-flu-death-top-ga-news
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

While Georgia's honorees hail largely from metro Atlanta ... Every driver in the Atlanta metro knows that the commutes are a nightmare, but you may not know that the traffic is among the worst not only in this country, but in the world.

News Georgia » Traffic: Editorial: Port plans include traffic relief beyond terminal gates

News channel or source: http://savannahnow.com/opinion/editorial/2018-02-17/editorial-port-plans-include-traffic-relief-beyond-terminal-gates
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

The rest, specifically those who live, work or commute through the automobile traffic version of the Bermuda Triangle, framed by Dean Forest Road, Georgia 21 and Interstate 95, will grumble and lament. Announcements like the one Georgia Ports Authority ...

News Georgia » Traffic: Georgia football coaches all getting well-deserved raises

News channel or source: http://collegefootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2018/02/17/georgia-football-coaches-all-getting-well-deserved-raises/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

The football staff at Georgia, following up on an SEC title and appearance ... Watson, currently a high school senior, was charged with assault first degree and a handful of traffic violations following a traffic accident earlier this month.

News Georgia » Traffic: Could a truck-only highway cut metro I-75 traffic in half? Proponents believe it will

News channel or source: http://www.13wmaz.com/traffic/commercial-vehicle-only-lane-suggested-to-improve-atlanta-traffic/519765392
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

But the project also comes with a big price tag – and some objections. Images of hundreds of trucks lining Georgia highways during peak traffic hours are a dreaded view of reality. And add an inch or two of snow and the scene becomes something much worse ...

News Georgia » Traffic: Georgia state representative proposes traffic ticket fee increase for drivers' education

News channel or source: http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/local/story/2018/feb/15/deffenbaugh-proposes-traffic-ticket-fee-incre/463782/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Georgia state Rep. John Deffenbaugh is pushing for increased traffic ticket fees to fund drivers' education. Deffenbaugh, R-Lookout Mountain, introduced a bill to the House Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee on Tuesday that would double a fee on ...

News Georgia » Traffic: Capitol Vision: Georgia House introduces version of regional transit; Vogtle opponents appeal vote

News channel or source: https://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/news/2018/02/16/georgia-house-introduces-its-version-of-regional.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Georgia House leaders have introduced their version of regional ... “Investing in transit is necessary if we want to mitigate traffic congestion, improve freight logistics and attract new business,” he said. In a departure from the Senate bill, the ...

News Georgia » Traffic: Georgia governor’s last criminal justice push targets cash bail

News channel or source: http://www.myajc.com/news/state--regional-govt--politics/georgia-governor-last-criminal-justice-push-targets-cash-bail/j89gXtUWCCmh6Fe4EyBqdI/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The Georgia Sheriffs’ Association has not yet taken a formal ... Council approved an ordinance designed to eliminate cash bail for those accused of certain traffic offenses, nonviolent misdemeanors and ordinance violations. » RELATED: Atlanta mayor ...

News Georgia » Traffic: Memorial service planned for slain Georgia police officer

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/memorial-service-planned-for-slain-georgia-police-officer/2018/02/14/0cc7b552-11d3-11e8-a68c-e9374188170e_story.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

A weekend memorial service is set for a Georgia police officer killed in a shootout that ... Guthrie was wanted for failing to appear in court for traffic violations. “Guthrie became combative and escalated the situation,” the agency said in a statement.

News Georgia » Traffic: Inside Georgia Lawmakers’ New Push For Regional Public Transit

News channel or source: https://www.wabe.org/inside-georgia-lawmakers-new-push-regional-public-transit/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Georgia lawmakers are trying yet again to pass a regional transit bill to relieve metro Atlanta’s chronic traffic problems. The bill, introduced Tuesday, would create a governing body to handle transit planning, levy new taxes at Atlanta’s airport and ...

News Georgia » Traffic: Georgia Considering Commercial Truck-Only Highway

News channel or source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2018/02/14/480426.htm
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

State transportation officials say they expect truck traffic to double by 2040. The truck-only lanes have been proposed as a solution to reducing congestion for drivers of noncommercial vehicles on Georgia interstates. Gov. Nathan Deal praised the truck ...