AAA shows an increase in Georgia’s interest in…

Release: AAA SURVEY: TRAVELER OPTIMISM GROWS AS SUMMER APPROACHES Vaccinations fuel traveler confidence; Georgians are more willing to fly and stay in a hotel AAA Sound Bites – Click here ATLANTA, GA., (April 7, 2021) – Traveler…

AAA urges drivers not to drive distracted

Release: AAA: DRIVING DISTRACTED IS A DANGEROUS CHOICE April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month ATLANTA, GA., (April 5, 2021) — AAA urges all drivers to pay attention and stay focus on the road during National Distracted…

New legislation hopes to crack down on street…

Release: Governor Kemp Announces Legislation to Combat Reckless Street Racing Atlanta, GA – Recently, Governor Kemp announced his administration's introduction of H.B 534, a bill to combat dangerous street racing in Georgia. Governor Kemp was joined…

VPD reminds motorists to drive safe during game…

Release: There is nothing super about missing the biggest football game of the season because you are drunk sitting in a jail cell. That is why the Valdosta Police Department and the Governor’s Office of…

VSU receives highway safety grant

VALDOSTA — Valdosta State University announces the receipt of a $4,810 grant to participate in the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety’s Georgia Young Adult Program.  The Georgia Young Adult Program partners with schools throughout the…

AAA survey shows men being more aggressive drivers

Release: Survey Says: Men Are More Aggressive Behind the Wheel AAA urges motorists to keep their cool as research shows differences between men and women regarding aggressive driving behavior ATLANTA, GA. (December 3, 2020) Data gathered…

MCCD issues several violations during CMV inspection

Release: MCCD Officers Conduct Port Check and Distracted Driving Detail SEPTEMBER 30, 2020 (Savannah, GA) -  On September 22-24, the Motor Carrier Compliance Division (MCCD) officers with the Georgia Department of Public Safety conducted a…

DDS Suspends All Road Tests

VALDOSTA, Ga.— The Valdosta DDS office at 371 Gil Harbin Industrial Blvd. has suspended all driving tests and will not be making appointments until further notice. Statewide, the Georgia Department of Driver Services is suspending…