Cobb SPLOST Penny to Fund Transportation Improvements

Cobb voters narrowly passed a SPLOST referendum yesterday, securing the funds to pay for various future local infrastructure needs. Roughly half of the projected $492 million to be raised by the four-year, 1% sales tax will be used to build transportation improvements for the citizens of Cobb County.

Cobb SPLOST Project Map (click to expand)

SPLOST transportation highlights include:

  • Roadway capacity and operational improvements
  • Roadway resurfacing
  • Replacement and rehabilitation of structurally deficient bridges
  • Expanded sidewalk coverage
  • Transit operational improvements
  • Various municipal transportation improvements

For a full project list and more information on the 2012-2015 Cobb SPLOST program, please visit  www.cobbsplost2011.org

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