Gov. Deal Announces Major Transportation Investments
Gov. Nathan Deal, joined by legislators and Georgia Department of Transportation representatives, today released a comprehensive infrastructure maintenance plan made possible through the Transportation Funding Act of 2015.
Court Hears Motions on Transportation Funding Suit
The Constitutionality of Georgia’s transportation funding bill, HB 170, is likely going to come down to what the term “motor fuel taxes received by the state” means, said Fulton County Superior Court Judge Robert McBurney.
Mayor Jackson Lobbies Congress to Fund Transportation Long-Term
Savannah Mayor Edna Jackson visited Washington D.C. on May 13 during National Infrastructure Week. In her role as Chair of GMA’s Federal Policy Council and GMA 2nd Vice President, Jackson represented GMA and Georgia cities in meetings with members of Georgia’s delegation and to participate in transportation-related media events coordinated by the National League of Cities and the U.S. Conference of Mayors.
Riley Discusses New Role as Revenue Commissioner
Newly appointed Department of Revenue Commissioner Lynne Riley sat down with Georgia’s Cities in December of 2014 and discussed the opportunities, challenges and issues that she faces in her new role.