August 15, 2022–9:17 a.m.
GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
The Georgia Department of Transportation is seeking feedback regarding the proposed Rome-Cartersville Development Corridor which would provide a direct connection from Highway 411 to I-75.
There will be a live virtual 2-hour Question and Answer session on September 1 from 1 until 3 p.m.
There will be an in-person public open house on September 8 from 4 until 7 p.m. at the Bartow County College and Career Academy, located at 738 Grassdale Road in Cartersville.
Project handouts will be provided to attendees, and the project environmental documents and engineering layouts will be available. Attendees will be able to ask questions of project staff and submit comments
Georgia DOT also has posted project information online.
Please visit https://rcdc-0013238-gdot.hub.arcgis.com/
The proposed project concept and additional project-related material will be available for review on this webpage. You will also have the ability to submit comments electronically, or a comment card may be printed from the webpage and mailed to the address below.
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Information:
The meeting site is accessible to persons with disabilities. Accommodations for people with disabilities can be arranged with advance notice. To request materials in accessible formats or arrange accommodations for people with disabilities, please contact the Georgia DOT District 6 Planning Liaison, Samantha Henry, at (678) 721-5374.
Comments on this project will be accepted until Monday, September 19, 2022. Feedback, comments, or questions may be submitted through the project website listed above or in writing to:
Mr. Eric Duff
State Environmental Administrator
Georgia Department of Transportation
600 West Peachtree Street, NW – 16th Floor
Atlanta, Georgia 30308
Federal Highway Administration environmental approval and acquisition of right of way are anticipated this winter.
Plans for construction could be available by the summer of 2024.