Georgia Transportation Investment Ballot Measures

Georgia 2016 State, County and Local Transportation Investment Ballot Measures

LocationTypeModeDescriptionAnticipated Revenue GeneratedResultDate% Yes% NoSource   
AtlantaSales TaxTransportationCity of Atlanta Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales and Use Tax (T-SPLOST) Referendum: Request for a 0.4 percent sales tax increase to fund transportation improvements and relieve congestion.$379 million over five yearsAPPROVED11/867.9732.03Read More
AtlantaSales TaxTransitMetropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority Sales and Use Tax Referendum: Half-cent sales tax increase to fund MARTA expansion and improvements.$2.5 billion over the next 40 yearsAPPROVED11/871.5328.47Read More
Douglas CountySales TaxInfrastructureSpecial purpose local option sales tax of one percent for six years, which would partially be used to fund transportation improvements.$2,180,000 projected for transportation and streetsAPPROVED11/862.6637.34Read More
Fulton CountySales TaxRoadsFulton County Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales and Use Tax: 0.75 percent sales tax for road projects within the county. If approved, the tax would last for five years.$570 million totalAPPROVED11/852.847.2Read More
Gwinnett CountySales TaxTransportationRenewal of a Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax for six years, divided between the county and locals. Both county and local will allocate 56 percent of their shares to transportation projects.$486 millionAPPROVED11/862.6637.34Read More