MARTA at North Springs station

How $400 Million Will Improve Your Commute

By Paul Donsky | ARC |

Better strap in. Metro Atlanta’s transportation network is set for a sizable makeover. The region’s transportation planners recently approved more than 100 projects, at a price tag of nearly $400 million. What will the region get for that chunk of change? Think improved roads, expanded transit service, better sidewalks, and miles of new multi-use trails. … Continue Reading →

man riding bike in Decatur bike lane

Decatur Narrows a Road to Improve Bike-Ped Options. Take a Virtual Ride!

By Kate Sweeney | ARC |

North McDonough Street cuts through the heart of bustling downtown Decatur, linking the city’s high school to its vibrant town square. But the expansive four-lane road was something of an eyesore, not to mention dangerous and unpleasant for bicyclists and pedestrians. Decatur has totally rebuilt the road, which now features two travel lanes instead of … Continue Reading →