We want to hear from you!

Community input and perspectives will play an important role in the Newton County TMP, with community engagement and public input acting as vital components. Opportunities for public input will be available throughout the life of the project.

Transit Preferences Survey

The Transit Preferences Survey is open for public participation through August 27, 2021.

This second survey will help the planning team gain more insights into the feasibility of specific transit services and operations for Newton County. Topics include potential transit service types and options, service frequency, fare costs, and more.

All community members are invited to participate. Your feedback is important to us!

Public Meeting, Wednesday, August 11th

Join us for the second of three public meetings to help shape the Transit Master Plan. This is an open-house-style meeting. Community members may drop in at their leisure.

All Newton County community members and those with vested interest in the county’s future are encouraged to attend.

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Community Survey

We collected input from Newton County community members via a brief, online survey. Results will help inform the planning process and help craft Newton County’s transit vision. The survey closed on June 6th. Thanks to the 800+ folks who participated!

May 27th Public Meeting

The event included a series of informational boards and input activities. Attendees learned more about the Transit Master Plan and to provided their perspectives and ideas regarding transit in Newton County.

Newton County staff and the planning team were present to answer questions and assist with input activities.

Thursday, May 27, 2021

5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Legion Field (Pavilion)*

3173 Mill St NE,

Covington, GA 30014



Contact the planning team at


The TMP is being led by Newton County and its cities in partnership with the Atlanta Regional Commission and in close collaboration with the Consultant Team, led by AECOM.


A Technical Committee of Newton County staff representatives, local and regional governments, and regional transportation partners will provide policy guidance and general oversight to the project.

Project Contacts

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Chester Clegg


Newton County Transportation Department


Scott Brown

Consultant Project Manager


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Ryan Ellis

Public Outreach Lead


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