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Georgia Department of Transportation

With memories of thousands of vehicles gridlocked for hours on icy metro Atlanta highways fresh in their minds, officials north Georgia prepared Monday for another round of winter weather, with the governor declaring a state of emergency for 14 counties.  (credit: Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)

Incorrect Signs Warn Atlanta Drivers Of Storm

A little more than a week after snow trapped commuters in cars and children on school buses in metro Atlanta, state officials say they overreacted to information from federal forecasters and posted incorrect information on giant message boards over freeways, warning drivers of a new storm watch.

02/06/2014

Forecasters warn bitter cold will be accompanied by snow and freezing rain over much of Georgia. (Getty Images)

Snow And Ice Could Snarl Georgia From Atlanta To Savannah

The National Weather Service warns Atlanta, Americus, Columbus and Macon could see up to 2 inches of snow beginning midmorning on Tuesday.

WAOK-AM–01/28/2014

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[AUDIO] The Mo Ivory Show: Atlanta Hands Transportation Control To Governor Deal

Now that voters have shot down the T-Splost legislation, it is up to Governor Deal to decide what transportation funds will be used towards in Georgia. There will not be a referendum to renegotiate the […]

08/01/2012

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Anti-toll Group Wants GA-400 Tolls Abolished

FULTON COUNTY, GA (CBS ATL/WAOK) – Anti-toll activists are calling on Gov. Nathan Deal to honor his campaign pledge to get rid of the tolls on GA-400. Voter GA said the tolls paid for the […]

WAOK-AM–07/18/2012

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Georgia Department of Transportation Plans for Major Transit Hub

ATLANTA (WAOK)-Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed joined U.S. Congressman John Lewis, The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) officials and other dignitaries, Monday morning, to celebrate the master development agreement for design and construction of a Multi-Modal […]

WAOK-AM–11/01/2011

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Honoring A “Hero”

A memorial fund in honor of Georgia Department of Transportation HERO operator Spencer Pass has been established through the Bank of America. The 45-year-old Pass was tragically struck and killed in the line of duty […]

WAOK-AM–02/02/2011