Posts Tagged ‘GDOT’

State Transportation Board January Meeting Agenda

STATE TRANSPORTATION BOARD OF GEORGIA January 2018 Georgia Department of Transportation 4th Floor Board Room One Georgia Center – 600 West Peachtree St. NW Atlanta, Georgia 30308 Committee Meetings – January 17, 2018 Equal Access Committee – 2:00 PM I.          Federal DBE Annual Report Update – Kimberly King, Director of EEO Legislative Committee –…

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2017 GPTQ Preconstruction Design Awards

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THE WINNERS OF THE 2017 GPTQ PRECONSTRUCTION DESIGN AWARDS! GRAND AWARD WINNER   STATE ROUTE 400 AT STATE ROUTE 53  CONTINUOUS FLOW INTERSECTION CATEGORY 1 Innovative Solution to a Design Problem/Best Use  of New Products CATEGORY 2 Planning and Design of an Alternative Mode Transportation Facility INTERSTATE 285 AT RIVERSIDE DRIVE RAMPS…

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Georgia Dot Enhancing Safety for Pedestrians in Cobb County with Initiative Technology

For Immediate Release Saturday, September 23, 2017 Contact: Natalie Dale 404.631.1814 Georgia DOT Enhancing Safety for Pedestrians in Cobb County with Initiative Technology ATLANTA – Georgia DOT announces the activation of a Pedestrian Hybrid Beacon (PHB) on SR 280/South Cobb Drive near Plaza Drive on Monday, September 25.A Pedestrian Hybrid Beacon signal is designed to…

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GEORGIA DOT: I-20 Westbound road closure status

    For Immediate Release: Monday, April 17, 2017 Contact:  Natalie Dale 404.631.1814 Dekalb County… I-20 Westbound road closure status Two lanes are now open on I-20 Westbound   ATLANTA— Georgia Department of Transportation spokesperson Natalie Dale, briefed members of the media on the status of the I-20 westbound road closures that impacted motorists earlier…

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GDOT Statement concerning I-20 road buckling

For Immediate Release: Monday, April 17, 2017 Contact:  Natalie Dale 404.772.2836     Dekalb County… GDOT Statement concerning I-20 road buckling ATLANTA— Georgia DOT crews are responding to an issue that has closed I-20 Westbound between Candler and Gresham Roads. A section of the roadway has buckled, likely due to an issue with an underground utility…

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Georgia DOT: GDOT Analysis: Commuters Chose Alternatives for Monday Morning Commute

For Immediate Release: Monday, April 10, 2017 Contact:  Natalie Dale 404-772-2836   GDOT Analysis: Commuters Chose Alternatives for Monday Morning Commute Motorists Heeded Recommendations, Planned Ahead; Encouraged to Continue New Commuting Options ATLANTA – Commuters in the metro Atlanta area planned ahead, heeded the recommendations of state and city officials and looked for alternate routes…

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Georgia NaviGAtor Intelligent Transportation System Survives Trial by Fire

    The Georgia NaviGAtor intelligent transportation system (ITS) sustained heavy, but localized, damage in the fire and subsequent collapse of the I-85 viaduct in Northeast Atlanta Thursday night but due to redundancies in the system it recovered quickly with minimal disruption. Mark Demidovich, P.E., Georgia Department of Transportation Assistant State Traffic Engineer was in the…

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