MARTA

Jacquees used to ride Marta to see his favorite artists perform at Birthday Bash, now he’s the artist everyone comes to see.   Check out the interview as Jacquees talks about taking public transportation to Birthday Bash and some of his favorite memories from the past. Check out some of his#BirthdayBashATL2018 performance below… ________

Fulton and Gwinnett counties may see MARTA really soon..buses that is.  According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution,  MARTA is gaining new momentum across the the region as local government prepare for expansion plans. Though bringing MARTA to these counties can be extremely beneficial to it’s residents, the words “MARTA” and “Transit mean different things to different […]

From: wsbtv A MARTA train was evacuated Thursday evening after passengers noticed the train car was filling up with smoke. The smoke sent more than 200 people running through an underground tunnel to escape. Police and MARTA are still trying to determine the cause of the fire, but all MARTA trains have resumed their normal scheduling. No […]

Council Men Kwanza Hall Talks MARTA, Gun Violence & More With Reec On Hot 107.9

Ten metro Atlanta law officers have been arrested on corruption charges in a federal investigation that alleges the officers facilitated drug deals for a street gang. An FBI SWAT team arrested the officers on Tuesday for taking payoffs to protect cocaine deals taking place in shopping centers and school parking lots, the AJC reports. Some […]

Metro Atlanta has spoken, and they do not want the T-SPLOST. On Tuesday, voters rejected the $7.2 billion transportation referendum that was intended to help alleviate the area’s traffic congestion through a 10-year, 1 percent sales tax that would have funded several construction projects as well as MARTA improvements. The referendum failed in metro Atlanta […]

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and state Senator Vincent Fort stopped by our stations today and engaged in a heated debate over the T-Splost transportation referendum. The debate was moderated by Radio One Atlanta’s news/community affairs director, Denise Dunbar. Metro Atlantans will decide whether or not to pass the referendum when they head to the polls […]

Come fall, MARTA will be a changed system. In budget cuts the agency’s board approved unanimously Monday, 40 bus routes are going away and trains will add wait times up to five minutes more each. Click here to find out what other services MARTA’s board cut.