September 8, 2023
MARTA TO PARTICIPATE IN WORLDWIDE EFFORT
HIGHLIGHTING NEED FOR MORE PUBLIC PARK SPACE
ATLANTA - The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid
Transit Authority (MARTA) is a proud participant of PARK(ing) Day, hosted by
the Georgia Institute of Technology on Friday, Sept. 15. This worldwide event
deprioritizes cars and focuses on creating public space and activities for
MARTA’s Research & Analysis Department
will transform a curbside parking spot near Tech Square into a green parklet
and engage with people about their travel behavior.
WHAT: PARK(ing) Day
WHEN: Friday, Sept.
a.m. to 3 p.m.
WHERE: Tech Square
5th St. NW (between Williams St. and Spring St.)
Atlanta, Ga. 30308
PARK(ing) Day aligns with
MARTA’s mission to advocate for and provide safe, multimodal transit services
that promote prosperity, connectivity and equity, ultimately contributing to a
more livable region. Safer, greener, and more equitable streets are
particularly significant for enhancing the first and last-mile experience of
Join us in celebrating public spaces,
multimodal transportation, and community engagement as we work towards a safer,
greener, and more equitable urban environment for all.