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HERO roadside assistance program to expand statewide

6:00 am Apr. 6, 2016

A popular Georgia Department of Transportation program to help clear accidents and help motorists stranded on metro Atlanta interstates will soon be expanded statewide.

GDOT has issued a request for potential bidders for a new roadside

Atlanta to swap traffic data with Waze navigation app

6:00 am Mar. 31, 2016

The city of Atlanta this week announced a partnership with the social navigation app Waze to share information about real-time construction, crashes, road closures and slow-downs.

The data-sharing partnership is aimed at assisting the city reduce

States using drones to cut costs, improve traffic

6:00 am Mar. 30, 2016

Any driver with a few miles under his or her belt can attest that lane closures cause traffic jams. So if states could more often avoid lane closures, wouldn’t that be worth trying?

Many states think

Atlanta’s MLK Drive could go from joke to jewel

10:57 am Mar. 24, 2016

Chris Rock has famously joked that Martin Luther King Jr. stood for nonviolence, but “I don’t give a *** where you are in America, if you’re on Martin Luther King Boulevard, there’s some violence going

No public transit without a public vote

6:00 am Mar. 23, 2016

A bill that passed Tuesday in the state House and now goes to the Governor for signature would require voter approval before counties can build any new “fixed guideway transit,” such as the $500 million

MARTA Police on alert after Brussels attacks

2:40 pm Mar. 22, 2016

There is no specific threat to U.S. transit agencies from terrorist groups in the wake of terrorist attacks in Brussels, authorities said Tuesday, however MARTA Police are ramping up their presence at rail stations as