In July 2012, Governor Deal announced that the state would pay off its bond debt and end tolls on GA 400 by December 2013. The ending date for toll collection has been tentatively set for the week before Thanksgiving, weather permitting.
At four upcoming Open House meetings, the general public will have the chance to learn more about preliminary plans for the end of toll collections and the demolition of the toll booths on GA 400.
There will not be any formal presentations at these meetings. But, but transportation representatives will be on hand to share information about the process.
Scheduled meetings are as follows:
Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013
Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce
11605 Haynes Bridge Road, Ste. 100
Alpharetta, GA 30009
Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013
Central Park Recreation Center
2300 Keith Bridge Road
Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013
Piney Grove Middle School
8135 Majors Road
Cumming, GA 30041
Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013
Crowne Plaza Ravinia
4355 Ashford Dunwoody Road
Atlanta, GA 30346
The total cost for the GA 400 Tollway Demolition project is $4.5 million - of which, $3.5 million will cover construction associated with the demolition. Southeastern Site Development, Inc., of Newnan, has been contracted for the construction component of the project and will be managed through the Georgia Department of Transportation.
Please check the following website for more information -- http://www.georgiatolls.com/programs/ga-400/