Drones will be used to improve Traffic Safety on Georgia Roadways

23 January 2019

    AAA Grant Pays for Traffic Safety Drones
 

MEDIA ALERT

CONTACT:

Garrett Townsend, Georgia Public Affairs Director,
AAA - The Auto Club Group, cell: (404) 932-1965, GTownsend@AAASouth.com  

 

 

AAA AWARDS BARTOW COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT AND UNION CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT WITH DRONE TRAFFIC SAFETY GRANTS

Drones will be used to improve Traffic Safety on Georgia Roadways
 

WHO:

AAA – The Auto Club Group and Georgia TIME (Traffic Incident Management Enhancement)

WHAT:

Official AAA Traffic Safety Grant Presentation to Bartow County Fire Department and Union City Police Department.

The grants will fund the purchase of 2 drones with an approximate value of $5000 each. The drones will aid in safe, quick clearance of incidents and the reduction of secondary crashes.

WHEN:

Wednesday, January 23, 2019, 12 P.M.

MEDIA:

Interviews and photo ops available

WHERE:

Cartersville Public Safety Headquarters
195 Cassville Road
Cartersville, GA 30120

About The Auto Club Group
The Auto Club Group (ACG) is the second largest AAA club in North America.  ACG and its affiliates provide membership, insurance, financial services and travel offerings to over 9.6 million members across eleven states and two U.S. territories including Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Michigan, Nebraska, North Dakota, Tennessee, Wisconsin, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands; most of Illinois and Minnesota; and a portion of Indiana.  ACG belongs to the national AAA federation with more than 59 million members in the United States and Canada and whose mission includes protecting and advancing freedom of mobility and improving traffic safety. Motorists can map a route, identify gas prices, find discounts, book a hotel, and access AAA roadside assistance with the AAA Mobile app for iPhone, iPad and Android. Learn more at AAA.com/mobile. AAA clubs can be visited on the Internet at AAA.com.