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MARTA goes green with electric bus for St. Patrick’s Day

8:10 am Mar. 17, 2017

MARTA will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day this morning by unveiling a new electric bus.

The 40-foot Proterra Catalyst battery-electric bus is on loan to the agency as it explores cleaner transportation options. MARTA’s current fleet includes

Expect lane closures and delays this weekend

4:17 pm Jul. 14, 2016

Good news: The weekend is near.

Bad news: There will be lots of construction-related lane closures that result in delays on metro Atlanta interstates.

Here are your trouble spots:

Northwest Corridor Express Lanes
1-75

One southbound lane will close

Heavy traffic expected after delay-free holiday weekend

12:50 pm Jul. 8, 2016

Enjoyed navigating metro Atlanta last weekend without the typical roadwork that clogs interstates?

Don’t get used to it.

After suspending construction-related lane closures for the long Fourth of July weekend, Georgia Department of Transportation crews will be out

GDOT: ‘Major’ construction project coming to Downtown Connector

10:29 am Jul. 8, 2016

The Georgia Department of Transportation announced two resurfacing projects on the Downtown Connector and I-75 that are expected to affect traffic until next year.

Six miles of the Downtown Connector between University Avenue and the Brookwood Interchange will undergo

Construction suspended for Fourth of July weekend

4:25 pm Jun. 30, 2016

By Asia Burns

The Georgia Department of Transportation is trying to ease Fourth of July traffic congestion, officials said. In a press release, the department said it will suspend construction-related lane closures on interstate and major