Statement from MARTA General Manager and CEO Jeffrey Parker on the passing of C.T. Martin.

“MARTA joins the City of Atlanta in mourning the recent passing of C.T. Martin and offers our deepest condolences to his loved ones and many friends. He fought tirelessly for fairness in housing, economic opportunity and transportation during his long tenure on the Atlanta City Council. His leadership as Chair of the Atlanta City Council Transportation Committee was instrumental in crafting and passing the MARTA referendum in 2016, allowing MARTA and the City to embark on the largest expansion in MARTA’s history. MARTA salutes Martin’s unwavering spirit and integrity and remains grateful for the incredible impact he made on his beloved hometown.”


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