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Eyes on the Road: DOT offers tips for driving in snow, ice

No snow is in the immediate forecast, but during the height of last week's storm, the Georgia Department of Transportation offered a few tips that are good to remember when the white stuff comes our way again.

February 03, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local


Eyes on the Road: Bike, pedestrian committee to meet this week

A committee exploring bike and pedestrian options in Hall County is set to meet 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday at the Hall County Government Center.

January 26, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local


Eyes on the Road: GTA official says highway funding ‘is a huge issue’

The Georgia Transportation Alliance's director said last week he believes the solvency of the federal Highway Trust Fund "is a huge issue for Georgia."

January 19, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local


Eyes on the Road: Resurfacing work planned in Gainesville

The Georgia Department of Transportation is planning a resurfacing project that will involve much of east Gainesville, skirting the New Holland Marketplace, which is under development.

January 12, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local


Eyes on the Road: Roadwork to stay busy in N. Georgia

This new year should be a busy one for the Georgia Department of Transportation as it develops or continues work on several construction projects throughout North Georgia.

January 05, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local


Eyes on the Road: Gillsville gearing up for transportation project

Gillsville is about to wrap up design work on a transportation-related project Mayor Larry Poole said he hopes will "significantly improve both the appearance and functionality of our downtown buildings."

December 29, 2013 | Jeff Gill | Local


Eyes on the road: Clarks Bridge work may gear up early 2014

Work on the Clarks Bridge replacement project probably won't start in earnest until after the new year.

December 22, 2013 | Jeff Gill | Local


Eyes on the Road: Thoroughfares get discussed at legislator breakfast

Transportation wasn't the hottest issue on the menu, but it did get some airing at the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce's annual Eggs & Issues Breakfast on Thursday.

December 15, 2013 | Jeff Gill | Local


Eyes on the Road: Hall gears up for update to roads plan

Hall County has set a Jan. 7 deadline to receive proposals from consultants applying to help complete an update of a long-range transportation plan.

December 08, 2013 | Jeff Gill | Local


Eyes on the Road: McEver Road targeted for rebuilding in 2014

Hall County government is planning a $2.7 million rebuilding of McEver Road from Flat Creek Road in Oakwood to Ga. 347/Lanier Islands Parkway in Buford.

December 01, 2013 | Jeff Gill | Local


Eyes on the Road: Gainesville roads plan now available online

Area residents now can view the final version of Gainesville's Transportation Master Plan, completed after a yearlong study.

November 25, 2013 | Jeff Gill | Local


Eyes on the Road: Temporary bridge being built for Ga. 284 project

Crews are building a temporary work bridge that will be used to move equipment, materials and staff to the barge, or working platform, in Lake Lanier for the Georgia Department of Transportation's Clarks Bridge project.

November 17, 2013 | Jeff Gill | Local


Eyes on the Road: DOT hearing set this week on Dawson bridge

The Georgia Department of Transportation has scheduled a public information open house to discuss the proposed detour in the rebuilding of the Ga. 136 bridge over the Etowah River in Dawsonville.

November 10, 2013 | Jeff Gill | Local


Eyes on the Road: Clarks Bridge work now set for late November

Water work on the new Ga. 284/Clarks Bridge Road bridge at the Lake Lanier Olympic Center is now expected to begin before Thanksgiving.

November 03, 2013 | Jeff Gill | Local


Eyes on the Road: DOT outlines work restrictions for new bridge on Ga. 284

As long-awaited work gets underway on the new bridge on Ga. 284/Clarks Bridge Road at Lake Lanier, the DOT last week released a fact sheet that features these work-hour restrictions:

October 27, 2013 | Jeff Gill | Local


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Eyes on the Road: Beams being set for bridge project

Construction crews are setting prestressed concrete bridge beams this week for the new Ga. 284/Clarks Bridge Road bridge over the Chattahoochee River portion of Lake Lanier.

September 16, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local


Eyes on the Road: Oakwood to hold hearing on Stringer Road project

Oakwood is holding its third of four required public hearings Thursday as part of an $800,000 road project related to M. Stringer Road at the King's Hawaiian plant.

September 10, 2014 | Jeff Gill | Local


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