this city's transit system. It consists of
a bus and heavy rail system. MARTA is basically a two line system, North-South and
with a few branches off of the mainlines. It provides service to the large
Atlanta-Hartsfield Int'l Airport.
MARTA proved its weight in gold (pun intended) during
the 1996 Summer Olympics. Without it, the Peachtree city would have been in
gridlock! MARTA is typical of a 1980's style US metro system. The system is above ground along side
freeways, or private right-of-way. Only the downtown portion is
long longer uses Tokens,
they have switched to the Breeze card
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