As US DOT Sec. Buttigieg Touts Infrastructure Deal in Atlanta, Data Show 374 Georgia Bridges Need Repair

Data from the U.S. Department of Transportation National Bridge Inventory (NBI) show that more than 220,000 U.S. bridges need major repair work or should be replaced, the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) says. If placed end-to-end, the length of these bridges would stretch over 6,000 miles—long enough to travel across the country from Atlanta to Los Angeles, […]

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Georgia Power, Georgia 811 Team Up to Raise Awareness Around National 811 Day

Efforts highlight importance of contacting 811 before you dig Georgia Power and Georgia 811 continue to work together to raise awareness for National 811 Day on August 11 (“8-11”).  Georgia Power wants to remind customers to do their part to prevent dangerous and disruptive accidents by contacting 811 before digging. Georgia Power has a long history of working with Georgia 811, […]

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Shepherd Center and the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety Help Georgians Scoot Safe

Electric scooter usage is steadily increasing in Georgia. Micromobility’s increased popularity in urban areas and on college campuses makes safety awareness and education even more important. But how will scooter operators, riders, and cities make scooting and micromobility a safer experience for all? This is where the Scoot Safe campaign will play an important role in […]

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Georgia Power Encourages Taking Action During National Hurricane Preparedness Week

Company highlights important safety information and resources to help customers prepare for upcoming hurricane season. Georgia Power is encouraging its 2.6 million customers to prepare for the upcoming Atlantic Hurricane Season and is partnering with the Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency (GEMA) and the National Weather Service (NWS) to promote National Hurricane Preparedness Week, which […]

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Georgia Power Invites Customers to Share Thanks During “Thank a Lineman” celebration

Campaign marks ninth year of recognizing the 24/7 work of line personnel. During the month of April, Georgia Power and other electric utilities in Georgia are celebrating and thanking utility workers across the state. The daily work done by line workers in Georgia’s communities is always recognized, but their work has been especially pronounced over the past year, as […]

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Piedmont Newton Partners With Priority Ambulance for 9-1-1, Interfacility Services

Piedmont Newton announced today that it has signed service agreements with Georgia’s largest private ambulance network, Priority Ambulance, to respond to 9-1-1 calls in the hospital’s designated 911 zone and to serve the hospital’s interfacility transport needs. “At Piedmont Newton, our top priority has always been and will continue to be providing the highest quality […]

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