MARTA CEO Keith Parker is a rock star. When he moved into the auditorium at the third annual MARTA Development Day, the crowd followed him.
The excitement was palpable in the Historic Academy of Medicine as MARTA officials presented plans to connect mixed-use development to eight rail stations. The showstopper was the price of the Ga. 400, Clifton Corridor and I-20 rail expansions – more than $2 billion each!
Chris Leinberger of LOCUS capped off the morning with a fascinating study about Atlanta’s move to sustainable, walkable communities.
MARTA is still seeking proposals for future station redevelopment projects. Find more here.