Notice is hereby given that the Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) will hold public hearings for the purpose of considering
Proposed routing and/or segment adjustments for the following bus routes:
Route 89 – Flat Shoals Road/Scofield Road will be realigned to assume the Old National Highway (between Godby Road and Jonesboro Road), Jonesboro Road, Londonderry Way, Lancaster Lane, and Shannon Parkway segments currently operated by Route 189-Old National Highway/Union Station on all service days. Route 89 will be renamed Route 89 – Old National Highway/Union Station.
Route 140 – North Point/Mansell Road Park and Ride will be realigned to provide service along the east side of Old Milton Parkway via Haynes Bridge Road, Left onto Old Milton Parkway, right onto Brookside Parkway, right onto Alexander Drive, and left onto Old Milton Parkway and continue regular routing. The proposed new service along Old Milton Parkway would operate non-peak hours (9:00 am -3:00 pm) on weekdays only.
Route 143 – Windward Park and Ride will be realigned to provide service along the east side of Old Milton Parkway via GA 400 to Old Milton Parkway exit (Exit 10), right onto Old Milton Parkway, right onto Brookside Parkway, right onto Alexander Drive, and left onto Old Milton Parkway then continue regular routing. The proposed new service along Old Milton Parkway would operate alternating trips during peak periods. During A.M. peak periods, service would be operated in the Northbound direction to Windward Park and Ride. During the P.M. peak periods, service would be operated in the Southbound direction to North Springs Station.
Route 180 – Fairburn/Palmetto will be realigned to operate a short turn alignment from College Park Station to the Fulton County Comprehensive Career Center-Fulton County DFCS Service Center (South Branch) via Stonewall Tell Road and Camp Drive and continue operation from College Park Station to Palmetto every other trip (alternating) during peak periods (6:00 am - 9:00 am and 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm) on weekdays only.
Route 189 – Old National Highway/Union Station will be realigned to assume the Godby Road, Scofield Road, Surrey Trail, Pleasant Hill Road, Old National Highway (between Pleasant Hill and Flat Shoals Roads), Flat Shoals Road, Feldwood Road to South Fulton Park and Ride segments currently operated by Route 89-Flat Shoals/Scofield on all service days. Additionally, the alternating trip service along Hillandale Drive, Carriage Lane, Ocean Valley Road, Old Farm Road, Harper Valley Drive, Kimberly Mill Road, and Cadiz Circle will be provided by Route 189 realignment.
Route 189 will be renamed Route 189 –Flat Shoals Road/Scofield Road.
|Monday, September 8
||Tuesday, September 9
|2424 Piedmont Road NE
HEARING: 7:00 P.M.
Community Exchange: 6-7 P.M.
Riding MARTA: Across the street from
Lindbergh Center Station.
|3595 Webb Bridge Rd
North Fulton Alpharetta
HEARING: 7:00 P.M.
Community Exchange: 6-7 P.M.
Riding MARTA: Rt. 140 from
Windward Park and Ride.
5600 Stonewall Tell Road
College Park 30349
South Fulton Govt.
HEARING: 7:00 p.m.
Community Exchange: 6-7 p.m.
Riding MARTA: Rt 180 from
College Park Station.
Copies of the proposed service modifications will also be available at MARTA’s Office of External Affairs, 2424 Piedmont Road, N.E. Atlanta, Georgia 30324
during regular business hours, Mon-Fri 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sat 9:00 a.m.– 12 Noon and on the website at www.itsmarta.com.
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 the hearing. If you cannot attend the hearing 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, Georgia 30324-3330; (3) complete an online Comment Card at www.itsmarta.com; (4) or fax your comments no later than September 15, 2014 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 this hearing are hereby notified and invited to appear at said time and place and present such evidence, comment or objection as their interests require.
The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority complies with all federal regulations and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color or national origin, in its programs, benefits, services or activities. Complaints or inquiries regarding Title VI compliance may be directed in writing to the Office of Diversity and Equal Opportunity at 2424 Piedmont Road, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30324 or 404-848-5240.
Keith T. Parker, AICP General Manager/CEO
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