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MARTA pursuing Wi-Fi, cell connectivity in stations, tunnels

Posted on September 8, 2015

ATLANTA — The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) is on the verge of approving a contract with a provider to install cell phone and Wi-Fi access in its stations and tunnels, reported the Atlanta Journal Constitution.

If all goes as planned, a six-month pilot project would start in January with three stations and inside a tunnel that connects them. All 38 stations would feature cellular connectivity and Wi-Fi access by July 2018. The $25 million system would be designed, installed and maintained at no cost to MARTA. For the full story, click here.

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