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Midtown Mobility | May 2017
    
MARTA Boom Highlights Success of Transit in Midtown

In recent weeks the I-85 closure had more people talking about transit than usual. For our transportation team, this meant fielding an influx of commuter questions, route planning requests and employer meetings. Just how much has the I-85 incident affected commuting habits for Midtown employees?

See the numbers.

I-85 Will be Ready for Monday's Commute

Gov. Nathan Deal announced early yesterday that I-85 will be open for the Monday morning commute. It was even indicated lanes could start opening as early as Saturday.

The announcement comes as a pleasant surprise after an original deadline of June 15th, and should relieve some of the extended commute times our Xpress bus riders and carpoolers have been experiencing.

Read more from AJC.
Relay Expansion & Warmer Weather Beckon More Bike Sharing in Midtown 

April was an exciting time for bike sharing in Atlanta! Relay announced an expansion of 400 more Relay bikes and 55 stations. Biking in Atlanta has never been easier to try than today! 

Find out more!
730 Midtown Workers, Residents Accept Walk Challenge

The Midtown Walk Challenge has once again come and gone, and we were thrilled to see new faces and our Walk Challenge regulars! In case you missed it – Walk Challenge is an annual event that challenges you to get to know Midtown, block by block. The rules? Solve a riddle. Take a walk. Win prizes.

Check out 2017's Walk Challenge Superlatives.


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Take ABC's Survey on Mental Health and Biking

 
 
 

Transportation Instagram of the Month: Courtesy of @marta_explorer

Dancing Goats Coffee Bar now open across from the Midtown MARTA station.
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