AAUP @ UWG


American Association of University Professors
Georgia Conference

Spring 2012 Meeting
Friday March 30 and Saturday March 31, 2012

This webpage last updated February 27, 2012

Directions for Friday March 30 Events

Location:
Home of Anne and Fred Richards
301 Dixie Street, Carrollton, GA, 30117
(770) 834-8143

Coming from Atlanta

Take I-20 West to Exit 24. At the end of the exit ramp, turn left onto Highway 61. Do NOT turn off of this highway; come straight into Carrollton on it. After passing RYAN's Steakhouse on the right and K-MART on the right and CVS on the right, begin counting traffic lights. At the 4th traffic light past CVS, turn LEFT (the only way you can turn) onto Dixie Street. Meeting site is #301 - on the right hand side, corner of East Center Street and Dixie. It's a brown house with a wide-open porch. You can park on the south side of Dixie Street, in the back yard, or in the front drive - wherever you can find space.

Coming from South Georgia

Take Highway 75 to Griffin, GA and follow signs for Newnan on Highway 16. In Newnan, take Alternate 27 to Carrollton. This will bring you past West Georgia Technical College (on your left) and a beehive-like structure (on your right) that is the Carroll County Jail. Cross over the by-pass just past these institutions and go until the road dead-ends at a traffic light on the corner of Newnan Road and Newnan Street. Turn left. At the second light, turn LEFT (only way you can turn) onto Dixie Street. Meeting site is #301 - on the right hand side, corner of East Center Street and Dixie. It's a brown house with a wide-open porch. You can park on the south side of Dixie Street, in the back yard, or in the front drive - wherever you can find space.

Coming from North Georgia (Rome area)

Take Highway 27 SOUTH to Carrollton. Once you get into the city limits, you'll pass MIKE BELL Chevrolet on your right and an Ingles store on your right. At the second stop light past Ingles, turn LEFT onto Alabama Street. A Vogelsberg Bakery will be on the corner on your left as you make the turn. Go to THIRD traffic light and turn RIGHT onto Dixie Street (only way you can turn). Meeting site is #301 - on the right-hand side, corner of East Center Steet and Dixie. It's a brown house with a wide-open porch. You can park on the south side of Dixie Street, in the back yard, or in the front drive - wherever you can find space.


Directions for Saturday March 31 Events

Location:
Campus of the University of West Georgia
Food Services (Z-6) Building
Executive Dining Room, Second Floor 1601 Maple Street, Carrollton, GA, 30118

From Atlanta
Travel I-20 West to Villa Rica/UWG Exit 24 and turn left (west) onto Hwy. 61. Travel about 12 miles to Hwy. 166 (Carrollton South Bypass) and turn left onto the 166 Bypass where Grace Lutheran Church will be on the right. (Other landmarks to watch for before you reach the light at Hwy. 166 include Richard Haney Ford and Ryan's Steakhouse on the right.) On the 166 Bypass, travel to the 6th traffic light. A CVS will be on the corner. At that light, turn right onto Maple Street (also Hwy. 166). UWG will be on the left about 6/10 of a mile along Maple Street. At first traffic signal, turn left onto West Georgia Drive. Continue forward and turn left into the 2nd large parking lot, next to the Food Services Building (Z-6).

From Columbus
Travel I-185 North to Newnan, take Hwy. Alt. 27 North to Carrollton. Turn left (south) onto By-Pass 166. At the 4th traffic light, turn right onto Maple Street (Hwy. 166) and UWG will be on the left approximately 6/10 of a mile. At first traffic signal, turn left onto West Georgia Drive. Continue forward and turn left into the 2nd large parking lot, next to the Food Services Building (Z-6).

From Rome
Travel Hwy. 27 South into Carrollton, turn right onto Maple Street (Hwy. 166). UWG will be on the right approximately 2 miles. At the traffic signal (in front of McDonald's), turn right onto West Georgia Drive (this is the East Entrance to UWG). Continue on West Georgia Drive through the next traffic signal. After passing the campus Bookstore, a construction zone, and the Coliseum, turn right into the large parking lot next to the Food Services Building (Z-6).

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