Colón, Panama - In a soggy abyss carved into Panama’s craggy rockbed, a convoy of Georgia’s top leaders snaked a path through a construction project that could transform international trade.
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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution is keeping close watch on developments in the Savannah port expansion project, which officials say is vital to the state and metro economy. For today’s story, AJC reporter Greg Bluestein traveled with Gov. Nathan Deal to Panama for a first-hand look at the Panama Canal expansion and its role in the Savannah project.