MARTA launches rider conduct policy
The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) board of directors approved “Ride with Respect,” a new policy to help
MARTA expanding rail station concessions
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) rail customers may be able to pick up a quick breakfast or even
Audit finds MARTA did not mishandle finances
On Monday, the state auditor's report, which was ordered by the Georgia General Assembly's Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) oversight committee, found that there are no deficiencies or improprieties in how the agency is handling its finances.
Despite the "woefully inaccurate allegations that were leveled
MARTA toughens anti-distracted driving policy
On Thursday, the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) approved a new anti-distracted driving policy.
MARTA opens new travel training facility
The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) opened a new Travel Training Facility designed for customers with disabilities
CEO wants to improve MARTA's image
Authority (MARTA) said a campaign to change perceptions about the agency will be key to the future of the public transit service, according to Reporter Newspapers. Parker noted that services need to be fixed in order to gain support for system expansion.
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MARTA delays vote on privatizing paratransit services
ATLANTA — The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority’s (MARTA) board delayed making a controversial decision on whether to pursue outsourcing its paratransit services, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported.
Members of the union that represent MARTA’s paratransit drivers have protested the transit agency’s move to accept proposals from
MARTA railcars to have television
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) railcars will soon house monitors that will broadcast updated news segments, music and transit service information.
The monitors, which will have closed captioning, are slated to be installed this spring in 115 railcars, as a result of a partnership with MARTA, the Rail Network and WSB-TV.
Officials told the Atlanta
MARTA arrests 7 suspects for fare card fraud
The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) Police Department arrested seven suspects as part of an ongoing investigation into the fraudulent sales of Breeze fare cards.
Computer hackers had bypassed
Rocket launcher found at MARTA rail station
A used military rocket launcher has been found at a rail station for the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA), according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
The device, which reports indicate is a model commonly used for training purposes, was found at the Hamilton-Holmes rail station and is being examined by the FBI.
MARTA workers found the device at about 2 p