News and Updates
Published Jul 31, 2020
WAYNESBORO – The Georgia Department of
Transportation announces the opening of the Quaker Road bridge in Burke County
as of 5 p.m. today. The bridge officially closed for construction March 16,
2020 and has returned to enhanced service.
This bridge replacement is part of the Fiscal Year 2017 (FY17) Georgia DOT
Design-Build Bridge Replacement Program. The program utilizes bundles to
maximize efficiency and speed in the replacement of locally-owned
The Design-Build team for this project was United Infrastructure
Group/Infrastructure Consulting & Engineering. Quaker Road Bridge was the
final bridge in the first batch of seven FY17 bridge projects.
Additional information about Georgia DOT’s Design-Build program can be found atRead Full Story
- Published Jul 30, 2020 Read Full Story
Published Jul 22, 2020
IN THE STATE COURT OF BURKE COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA In consideration of Burke County’s current status as a hotspot for COVID-19 and substantial community spread, resulting in a shortage of hospital beds, the State Court of Burke County hereby orders that the State Court Jury Calendar Call docket for August 3, 2020 is hereby moved to August 31, 2020, at 9:00 a.m., the State Court Arraignment date for August 5, 2020 is hereby moved to September 2, 2020, at 9:00 a.m. and the State Court Arraignment date of August 6, 2020 is hereby moved to September 3, 2020, at 9:00 a.m., subject to the health conditions in Burke County at that time, all appearances will be in the Burke County Judicial Center. All civil matters are also to be rescheduled for a later date. July 22, 2020 Jackson E. Cox Judge Jackson E. Cox State Court of Burke CountyRead Full Story