MARTA of tomorrow: CEO shares vision for company's future
by Ross Williams
December 30, 2015 01:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 238 238 recommendations | email to a friend
MARTA CEO Keith Parker announced a host of planned improvements to the metro area’s transit system during his third annual state of MARTA address Thursday at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Midtown. “We expect that MARTA will change the conversation, leading the way in innovation and technological advancements as we prepare ourselves to compare with any other train system,” he said. Among the improvements he announced were the ability to pay fares using smart phones, and Wi-Fi on every tra...
Roswell rolls out school bus camera system, other Fulton County cities will follow
In 1997, R. Sam Ham was driving a Fulton County school bus, dropping off elementary school students. He still remembers one particular stop and two of the children who got off the bus, a girl in th...
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North Fulton heroin epidemic prompts nuanced law enforcement approach
Last week, the Neighbor reported on a group founded by parents of children killed by opioids dedicated to fighting addiction and overdoses. Georgia Overdose Prevention worked to pass laws that shie...
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Should Georgia's teachers make more money?