INITIATIVES

ATLANTA TO CHARLOTTE PROJECT

PROJECT SITE

LEAD AGENCY

Georgia Department of Transportation​

STATUS:

Tier I Draft Environmental Impact Statement (Completed in 2019)

OVERVIEW

As part of the Atlanta to Charlotte Passenger Rail Corridor Investment Plan, the Federal Railroad Administration and GDOT are conducting a Tier 1 Environmental Impact Statement for the extension of the Southeast Corridor from Charlotte, N.C. to Atlanta, Ga. This project extends the Southeast Corridor improvements into Georgia. 

The vision of the corridor is to develop an integrated passenger rail transportation solution for the Southeast, including proposed high-speed rail from Washington, DC through Richmond, VA and Charlotte and Raleigh, NC, and from Charlotte to Atlanta, Georgia.

STUDY DOCUMENTS
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