GFA SPECIAL ALERT
Log trucks may now apply for a special permit to reach up to 95,000 lbs. gross vehicle weight. The permit is authorized by an Executive Order issued by Governor Brian Kemp on Aug. 30 extending the State of Emergency for Continued COVID-19 Economic Recovery.
- To apply for a permit from the Department of Public Safety visit https://gapros.dot.ga.gov/ or call the following numbers during normal business hours:
- 844-837-5500 (Preferred Number, Third Party Permit Vendor)
- 404-624-7258 (DPS # if you have trouble)
- The permit will remain in effect until Sept. 28, unless the Executive Order is renewed by the Governor.
“We appreciate Governor Kemp’s recognition that this permit is necessary to improve the efficiency of the harvest and haul sector, allowing our industry to better supply the market during this time of economic recovery,” said GFA President & CEO Andres Villegas.