GDOT Open House Feb. 13 for Hwy. 19 project

February 11, 2014

The Georgia Department of Transportation announces a public hearing open house to discuss the proposed plans to widen and reconstruct SR 3/US 19 from County Road to Atwater Road in Upson County.

The Open House is scheduled from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, February 13, at the Georgia Department of Transportation District 3 Office in the auditorium; located at 115 Transportation Blvd., Thomaston, Ga. Georgia DOT engineers and consultants will be available to discuss the proposed project. There will not be a formal presentation during the open house.

The project proposes to widen and reconstruct SR 3/ US 19 from CR 73 / East-West County Road to approximately 300 feet north of CR 8 / Atwater Road.

Anyone unable to attend the public open house may send comments on the project to Glenn Bowman, State Environmental Administrator – Georgia DOT, 600 West Peachtree Street-NW, 16th Floor, Atlanta, Georgia 30308. All comments will be considered in the development of the final project design and must be received by Monday, February 24.

After the open house meeting, plans and handouts will be available for viewing for 10 days at the Georgia DOT District 3 Office located at 115 Transportation Blvd., Thomaston, GA.

The plans will be available on the DOT website after the open house meetings at On the home page choose “Information Center” then “Public Outreach” and select the project’s county and choose “Go.” A list of active DOT projects in that county will appear. Select the project to view.