Recovery Zone 13
This is a pre-application notification to interested and qualified towers that the Georgia Department of Transportation will be taking applications for the award of Atlanta Recovery Zone 13. The official description is below:
Recovery Zone 13 (I-85/I-285 West/South Side):
Beginning on I-285 at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Drive (Exit 9) along the northern edge of the Martin Luther King Jr. Drive overpass bridge and including all ramps south of that point and the Martin Luther King Jr. Drive overpass bridge and continuing south/east on I-285 to the intersection of Riverdale Road (Exit 60) along the western edge of the Riverdale Road overpass bridge including all ramps west of that point.
AND, beginning on GA Spur 14 at the intersection of Buffington Road including the entire interchange and continuing east on GA Spur 14 to the intersection of I-285 and including the entire interchange.
AND, beginning at the intersection of I-85 and Cleveland Avenue (Exit 76) along the northern edge of the pavement on Cleveland Avenue including all ramps south of that point and the Cleveland Avenue underpass roadway and continuing south on I-85 to the intersection of SR 74/Senoia Road (Exit 61) along the northern edge of the SR 74 overpass bridge including all ramps north of that point.
AND, beginning at the intersection of I-285 and SR 166 including the entire interchange and continuing east on SR 166 to the intersection of SR 166 and Metropolitan Parkway along the western edge of the pavement on Metropolitan Parkway.
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TRIP Application Process
Any towing/recovery companies interested in servicing this TRIP recovery zone are invited to apply once the application period opens.
The 30-day application period is tentatively set to occur from mid-July to mid-August of 2023. Interested companies are encouraged to monitor this website for updates and to submit an application when that period opens. NOTE: these dates are subject to change. Please monitor this page or email us at the address below for updates.
Please send questions to TRIP@dot.ga.gov.
Qualified heavy towing and recovery companies will be assessed on a head-to-head basis utilizing certain criteria including but not limited to those shown below:
- Number of Operational Sets of Equipment
- Zone Proximity
- Heavy Duty Experience
- Vehicle Storage Facility Features