Foundation in the news: In his April 21, 2013, column in the Marietta Daily Journal, Ron Sifen refers to a recent GPPF commentary on the “road diet” trend http://mdjonline.com/bookmark/22315171:
“Should GDOT spend our transportation dollars on streetscapes that may decorate our environment, but do nothing to improve our mobility?
“Even worse, in their recent “Road Diets” article, the Georgia Public Policy Foundation demonstrates that some of our transportation dollars are being spent on projects that actually impede our mobility!”
Read more: The Marietta Daily Journal
To read the GPPF commentary, “In Lean Times, Road Diets Leave Slim Pickings for Commuters,” click on this link: http://www.georgiapolicy.org/in-lean-times-road-diets-leave-slim-pickings-for-commuters/