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A MARTA promise: No invasion of Cherokee County

9:57 am May. 16, 2016

Lower that drawbridge, boys. The chairman of MARTA’s board of directors wants Cherokee County voters to know that the transit agency has no plans to send rail, buses or even skateboards into their territory. And

Monorail fever breaks out in metro Atlanta

9:20 am Dec. 31, 2015

MARTA isn’t the only agency with big transit plans. Atlanta’s intown suburbs have monorail fever. Two more cities have followed the lead of Sandy Springs in eyeing a Disney-style monorail system to keep cars off