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Deal appoints former aide to important GDOT post

Gov. Nathan Deal on Friday tapped Toby Carr, his transportation adviser and director of his transition committee, to become the all-important director of planning at the Georgia Department of Transportation. If approved by the state House and Senate Transportation Committees, the Decatur resident ? who, unlike his predecessor Todd Long, appears to have no formal training in transportation issues ? will play a key role in deciding how $2 billion in gas tax revenues would be allocated on Georgia road projects.
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David Pennington: 'What Watergate was to Richard Nixon is what Copart records are to Nathan Deal'

United States / Atlanta : Fresh Loaf (3 hours ago)

"What Watergate was to Richard Nixon is what Copart records are to Nathan Deal." At a press conference, GOP gubernatorial candidate and former Dalton Mayor David Pennington criticized Gov. Nathan Deal for numerous things including h... Read Post

Decatur’s Transportation Wish List: From Traffic Signals to Medians

United States / Atlanta : Decatur Metro (3 years ago)

Decatur’s Planning Director Amanda Thompson just sent me a copy of the city’s “wish list” that was submitted to the Georgia Department of Transportation for consideration on GDOT’s “unconstrained list” of projects, which will then b... Read Post

Deal Appoints Tim Bearden director GA Public Safety Training Center

United States / Atlanta : Peach Pundit (2 years ago)

Straight from the Press Release: Deal taps Bearden for director of Georgia Public Safety Training Center Gov. Nathan Deal has named Rep. Tim Bearden of Villa Rica as his choice for director of the Georgia Public Safety Training Cent... Read Post

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