MARTA Headquarters Atrium
2424 Piedmont Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30324
Notice is hereby given that the Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) will hold a public hearing for the purpose of receiving input on the proposed MARTA Mobility Eligibility process to include functional assessments for certification and recertification to determine eligibility for all who qualify for paratransit services and to provide better service for seniors and patrons with disabilities.
For formats (FREE of charge) in accordance with the ADA and Limited English Proficiency regulations contact, (404) 848-4037. For those patrons requiring further accommodations, information can be obtained by calling the Telephone Device for the Deaf (TDD) at 404 848-5665.
In addition, a sign language interpreter will be available at all hearings. If you cannot attend the hearings and want to provide comments you may: (1) leave a message at (404) 848-5299; (2) write to MARTA’s Office of External Affairs, 2424 Piedmont Road, N.E. Atlanta, GA 30324-3330; (3) complete an online Comment Card at www.itsmarta.com; (4) or fax your comments no later than Sept. 24, 2015 to (404) 848-4179.
All citizens of the City of Atlanta and the counties of Fulton, DeKalb, Clayton and Gwinnett whose interests are affected by the subjects to be considered at these hearings are hereby notified and invited to appear at said times and places and present such evidence, comment or objection as their interests require.
Keith T. Parker, AICP, General Manager/CEO
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September 22, 2015
A public hearing will be held in MARTA Headquarters at 2424 Piedmont Road, NE, Atlanta, Ga. 30324. The hearing starts at 10:30 a.m.
The focus of the hearing will be to provide information on proposed changes in MARTA’S Mobility certification and recertification process:
MARTA staff will review:
- Creation of a dedicated MARTA Mobility Center
- Changes in the certification process including an in-person interview
- Details of a Mobility assessment designed to provide a better understanding of customers’ transit needs
- MARTA staff’s role in managing the process for Mobility eligibility
- The qualification and role of the assessment contractor in the new certification and recertification process
- Aspects of the certification process that will not change
- Changes in the recertification cycle
No Community Meetings held at this time