Largest Road Contract in GA History Nears Bidding

After years of false starts, the Georgia Department of Transportation says it will soon open bidding on the largest transportation contract in state history — a $1 billion project to add 29 miles of reversible lanes along I-75 and I-575 in Cobb and Cherokee counties.

It is the state’s maiden attempt to build public roads with private investment.

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