Valdosta-Lowndes MPO approves road widening

The Georgia MPO approved a plan to widen a local road. This realignment is intended to help the flow of semi-truck traffic. It expands the current two-lane road into five with designated turn lanes. Additional ideas for biking lanes and further means of traffic safety were also mentioned in a recent meeting. Brent Buice, executive director of Georgia Bikes,┬ádiscussed the impact Complete Streets could have on citizens’ physical health. Read more.