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Split vote moves $1.35 million
project forward in Marion County

From the Nov. 20, 2019 issue of The Journal
By Richard Harris
   The Marion County Commission, in a split vote, 3-2, approved a contract with the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) to split the cost of "Phase II" of improvements to the local airport during their recent monthly meeting.
    The project is expected to cost $1.35 million with GDOT contributing $1.01 million. The county government would chip in the remaining amount (approximately $337,900), which would be taken from the local portion of ... The rest of the story.