Per state law (OCGA §50-32-14), the Georgia Regional Transportation Authority (GRTA) is required to review all Developments of Regional Impact (DRIs) within its 13-county metro Atlanta jurisdiction. GRTA’s purpose is to evaluate the proposed development’s effect on the surrounding transportation infrastructure and to identify options to mitigate current and future impacts to mobility using best-practice standards for transportation and land use.
GRTA DRI Review Process
GRTA and the Regional Commission coordinate to involve partner agencies, adjacent local governments, and the applicant’s consultant team to maximize the sharing of information among participants and ensure that the review is conducted as efficiently as possible
GRTA DRI Review Procedures
The GRTA Board adopted updated DRI Review Procedures on March 10, 2021. The updated Procedures became effective as of April 9, 2021.
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