Atlanta Region: $7B Transportation Funding Cuts

No new lanes or interchanges in this 18-county region. At least not until 2040.

No new lanes for South Cobb Drive commuters from Cobb Parkway to Atlanta Road. Peachtree Street transit riders won't have a north-south streetcar line. Drivers on I-675 won't get a new interchange at Cedar Grove Road.

At least not until after 2040.

That's according to the region's newest funding list for transportation projects, which the Atlanta Regional Commission was expected to approve yesterday.

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