Today’s Headlines

  • Anti-Rail Lawmaker Lets MARTA Bill Out of Committee, For a Seat on Transportation Committee (AJC)
  • ATL Urbanist Tweets Graph Highlighting Lack of MARTA Investment
  • Saporta Report: Georgia Must Support Transit for Economy to Remain Competitive
  • Millennials Band Together for MARTA Expansion (AJC)
  • Planners Look to Make Atlanta Less Hellish for Walking (Next City)
  • The BeltLine Is Spurring … Suburban Development? (Curbed)
  • Gulf Towns Are Really Excited About Amtrak Service (North Escambia)
  • Martin County Will Spend Millions Fighting Passenger Rail as Officials Double Down (Palm Beach Post)

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Police in South Florida Doing What They Can to Punish People for Walking (Sunday Sentinel) MARTA Will Be a Big Issue in 2017 Mayoral Race (AJC) AJC Readers: Fix the Streetcar With a Fare Tax Credit, HOT Lanes Are a Boondoggle CityLab Takes a Look at 1972’s Brand New MARTA Chattanooga Passageways Program Looks to Transform Alleys (Times Free […]

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Atlanta Mayor: MARTA Bill May Not Be Dead (Saporta Report) The AJC Takes a Look Back at MARTA in the 1970s Can Atlanta Streetcar Get Another Round of TIGER? (AJC) Athens Transit Pairs Public Comment With Polling for Expansion Push (Banner-Herald) Charlotte Applies for “Smart Cities” Grant (WSOCTV) Is Uber the “Last Mile” Solution Transit Has Been […]