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MARTA Track Renovation Information

single-track-gold-icon    SATURDAY JUNE 25 & SUNDAY June 26, 2016    

Red/Gold Line trains will operate on a special singletracking schedule. Gold Line (Doraville) trains will continue to the Airport every twenty (20) minutes throughout the day. Red Line (North Springs) trains will shuttle from Lindbergh to North Springs.

North Springs customers traveling from the Airport must board the Gold Line train and transfer at Lindbergh Center Station to the Red Line for North Springs service. Customers traveling from North Springs will need to transfer to a Gold Line train at Lindbergh Center Station in order to continue southbound to the Airport.

  • At Lakewood and Oakland City Stations, all trains will board on the northbound platforms. (Saturday)
  • At Lakewood and Oakland City Stations, all trains will board on the southbound platforms. (Sunday)
  • At Dunwoody Station, all trains will board on the northbound platform.   

Saturday June 25, & Sunday June 26, 2016,    

Blue/Green Line trains will run on a special 20 minute single-tracking schedule. 

  •  At East Lake & Decatur Stations, all trains will board on the westbound platform. (Saturday)
  •  At East Lake & Decatur Stations, all trains will board on the eastbound platform. (Sunday)  

 FUTURE DATES  

single-track-gold-icon SATURDAY July 2 & SUNDAY July 3, 2016,

Red/Gold Line trains will run on a regular weekend schedule (20 minute).

Saturday July 2, 2016 Blue/Green Line trains will run on a special 20 minute single-tracking schedule.:

  • At Inman Park & Candler Park Stations, all trains will board on the westbound platform

SUNDAY July 3, 2016,  Blue/Green Line trains will run on a regular weekend schedule. (20 minute)


single-track-gold-icon    Saturday July 9 & Sunday July 10, 2016 

All Red/Gold Line trains will operate on a special single tracking schedule. Doraville (Gold Line) trains will continue to the Airport every twenty (20) minutes throughout the day.  North Springs (Red Line) trains will shuttle from Lindbergh to North Springs.

North Springs customers traveling from the Airport must board the Gold Line train and transfer at Lindbergh Center Station to the Red Line for North Springs service. Customers traveling from North Springs will need to transfer to a Gold Line train at Lindbergh Center Station in order to continue southbound to the Airport.

  • At Five Points, Peachtree Center, & Civic Center Stations, all trains will board on the southbound platforms.
  • At Dunwoody Station, all trains will board on the northbound platform.

 
Saturday July 9, 2016 Blue/Green Line trains will run on a special 20 minute single-tracking schedule.

  • At Inman Park & Candler Park Stations, all trains will board on the westbound platform.

Sunday July 10, 2016 Blue/Green Line trains will run on a special 20 minute single-tracking schedule.

  • At East Lake & Decatur Stations, all trains will board on the westbound platform

single-track-gold-icon   Saturday JULY 16 & Sunday JULY 17, 2016 

All Red/Gold Line trains will operate on a special single tracking schedule. Doraville (Gold Line) trains will continue to the Airport every twenty (20) minutes throughout the day. North Springs (Red Line) trains will shuttle from Lindbergh to North Springs.

North Springs customers traveling from the Airport must board the Gold Line train and transfer at Lindbergh Center Station to the Red Line for North Springs service. Customers traveling from North Springs will need to transfer to a Gold Line train at Lindbergh Center Station in order to continue southbound to the Airport. 

  • At North Avenue and Midtown Stations, all trains will board on the northbound platforms. (Saturday)
  • At Five Points, Peachtree Center, and Civic Center Stations, all trains will board on the southbound platforms. (Sunday)
  • At Dunwoody Station, all trains will board on the northbound platform

Why is Track Renovation being done Now?  

MARTA started work in 2003 to rebuild and upgrade all 48 miles of track. Our trains have run every day for over 25 years – this work is necessary to keep the system strong for the next 25 years and beyond.The Track Renovation is part of a major capital program that also includes the overhaul of over 200 of MARTA’s rail cars. When complete, customers will benefit from a virtually new system that will run efficiently and be more reliable.

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How does this work affect rail service?   

MARTA has parallel tracks all along its Red, Gold, Blue and Green lines – allowing for one train to run in each direction during normal operations. As individual sections of track are being repaired, trains must share a single track through the affected area. This “single tracking” can result in delays in rail service. We are doing our best to disrupt MARTA customers as little as possible during this process; however, some work during regular service hours cannot be avoided. The majority of the work is being done late at night and during weekends.back to top  
 

Track work is part of an $80 million capital program to renovate all 48 miles of MARTA rail. This, combined with a separate program to rehabilitate existing rail cars, will provide MARTA customers with a virtually new system when complete. More...

For more information, call MARTA's Customer Information Center
at (404) 848-5000.

 



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