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What is now the Madison Athens-
As one of 16 federally mandated metropolitan planning organizations in Georgia, MACORTS is the conduit through which federal transportation funds come to the urbanized area. The Governor of Georgia designated the Athens-
Brad Griffin, Director
Sherry McDuffie, Transportation Planner
Cherie Varnum, Associate Transportation Planner
120 W. Dougherty Street
Athens, Georgia 30601
Phone: (706) 613-
Fax: (706) 613-
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
MACORTS was formed in 1969 and included all of Athens-
The Policy Committee consists of 8 Voting Members (2 non-
The Technical Coordinating Committee (TCC) is composed of staff from Madison County, Athens-
Transportation Planning Process is required by federal law for all urban areas over 50,000 in population. All transportation projects in this area which utilize federal funds must go through a process in which they are adopted into a regional transportation plan / Long Range Transportation Plan. The projects that are in this plan are, over time, put into the Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) for implementation.
Title VI Information
Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act requires that "No person in the United States shall, on the ground of race, color or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving federal financial assistance.
MACORTS Title VI Plan
Title VI Plan Policy Statement
Notice of Public Rights Under Title Vl
ATHENS PLANNING DEPARTMENT /
For more information on Athens-
Email: email@example.com or
Visit the Office of the Auditor at 301 College Avenue, Suite 202, Athens, GA 30601.
A complainant may file a complaint directly with the Georgia Department of Transportation or Federal Highway Admistration by filing a complaint with:
Office of Equal Employment Opportunity Division Federal Highway Administration-
Attention: Title Vl Program Coordinator Office of Civil Rights
600 W. Peachtree Street, NW 8th Floor E81-
Atlanta, Georgia 30334 Washington, DC 20590
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