Media release: The Georgia Department of Transportation will break ground on a building for its District Six Office in Northwest Georgia on Friday, March 16, at 2 p.m. It will take at the project site adjacent to 21 Voestapline Drive, in the city of White. Construction on the new building, 8 miles north of the current District Six office, starts immediately. It is expected to take 10 months to complete. GDOT District Six operates and maintains the state transportation system for the 17 counties of Northwest Georgia. The current headquarters, south of Cartersville, has been in operation for almost 60 years. The new structure will provide much needed improvements to technology and accessibility.