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    MDOT Approves Faulkner Scenic Byway on Hwy. 30

    The Mississippi Department of Transportation has approved a portion of Mississippi Highway 30 to be named the William Faulkner Scenic Byway. The William Faulkner Scenic Byway label will apply to a stretch of Highway 30 from its intersection with County Road 14 in Union County and County Road 229 in Lafayette County. “This is a great way to pay tribute to an iconic Mississippian,” said Transportation Commissioner Mike Tagert. “The […]


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Biography

BiographyMike TagertTransportation Commissioner

PREVIOUS ACCOMPLISHMENTS
• Led the successful effort for Marine Highway (M-65)
  Corridor Designation

• Signed International Agreement with Panama Canal
  Authority

MILITARY SERVICE
• Veteran of the United States Marine Corps and the
  Marine Corps Reserve

EDUCATION
• Millsaps College, Bachelor of Science Mississippi
  State University
• Master of Science and Master of Public Policy and
  Administration


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If we ever forget that we are One Nation Under God, then we will be a nation gone under.

— Ronald Reagan
30,000

The approximate number of lane miles that MDOT oversees and must maintain

16

The number of State operated ports in Mississippi

5,100

The number of bridges that MDOT maintains