July 27, 2023 • Commentary
For decades, Georgia has paid for its roads, bridges and other transportation infrastructure with a fuel tax. But that might be changing.
June 14, 2023 • Commentary
Since the failed transportation tax of a decade ago, transportation funding has increased from $800 million to over $2 billion.
February 16, 2023 • Commentary
Atlanta’s streetcar has proven to be both more expensive than expected, while serving less people than predicted.
December 20, 2022 • Blog
The state’s transportation policy goals must prioritize improving mobility and relieving congestion.
October 20, 2022 • Commentary
The Georgia Public Policy Foundation is excited to announce the release of the latest edition of Guide to the Issues!
September 30, 2022 • Commentary
A necessary part of the solution to Atlanta’s traffic problem is creating more toll roads.
July 22, 2022 • Commentary
Bus Rapid Transit is the practical, value based, and equitable solution to public transportation in the Campbellton Corridor.
March 4, 2022 • Reason
A federal gasoline tax holiday would undermine the user fee system for funding highways and could worsen inflation.
November 15, 2021 • Press Release
Transportation Expert to Testify on Mileage-Based User Fees for Georgia
November 5, 2021 • Commentary
Propane is an odorless by-product of natural gas processing and petroleum refining, but soaring prices for the fuel are set to cause a big stink.
July 9, 2021 • Commentary
Atlanta Braves’ fans still chuckle about Pascual Perez, who missed his start for the Braves after getting lost on Interstate 285. It was August 1982, and the 25-year-old drove around the 64-mile beltway […]
July 8, 2021 • Blog
When it comes to transportation policy in Georgia, good – or at least, better – things often come to those who wait. A decade ago, regional T-SPLOST referendums were pitched […]
April 16, 2021 • Commentary
Once upon a time monsters ruled the streets and highways of the world. They drank gasoline and diesel fuel, belched fire and spewed bad, bad chemicals and soot out of […]
February 26, 2021 • Commentary
U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg says one of his top priorities is addressing inequities such as “transit deserts,” particularly in communities of
December 8, 2020 • Blog
Transportation Tuesday is the newest in a series of Georgia Public Policy Foundation policy briefs. Others are Medical Monday’s Checking Up On Health and Tax and Spend Tuesday. The Transportation Tuesday post of […]
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