Coordinated Highway Assistance & Maintenance Program (CHAMP)

Safety is Georgia DOT’s number one priority. CHAMP is critical to enhancing safety for the traveling public and responders. CHAMP is Georgia DOT’s roadside assistance and maintenance program covering interstates outside of Metro Atlanta (except I-59 and I-24). This program is an integral part of our goal to provide safe and maintained roadways, support emergency responders and assist motorists outside of the HERO covered area in Metro Atlanta.

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      NOTE: CHAMP is not a part of the HERO program.  CHAMP is made possible through funding created by the Transportation Funding Act.

       Program Info

      CHAMP

      Available 24/7. Patrol 16 hours. On-call 8 hours. Call 5-1-1 for assistance.

      Routes

      Monitors 20 routes outside Metro Atlanta

      Patrols

      Patrols 16 interstate / non-interstate state routes within 10 miles of interstates

      Active Operators

      53 active operators

      Total Assists

      Total assists in FY 18:
      149,302



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      CHAMP​​​​​​

      Overview

      • Need Assistance: Motorists can reach CHAMP by calling 5-1-1.
      • Hours of Operation: Available 24/7. Patrol 16 hours. On-call 8 hours.
      • Patrol Routes: Interstates (except I-59 & I-24) outside of Metro Atlanta.

      NOTE: CHAMP is not a part of the HERO program and is made possible through funding created by the Transportation Funding Act.

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      20

      Total number of routes monitored by CHAMP operators

      53

      Total number of full time operators & 51 branded custom-equipped trucks.

      60,000

      Total number of assists performed by CHAMP operators in 2017.



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      Staff and Equipment

      Staff & Equipment

      48 Full Time Operators & 51 branded custom-equipped trucks

      Patrol Routes

      Patrol Routes

      Interstates (except I-59 and I-24)
      outside of Metro Atlanta

      Hours of Operation

      Hours of Operation

      Available 24/7
      Patrol 16 hours. On-call 8 hours


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      Message to Motorists

      Motorists traveling on interstates outside the Metro Atlanta area can reach CHAMP statewide by calling 5-1-1. Please remember to slow down and Move Over one lane when CHAMPs are working – IT IS THE LAW!

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