MARTA

During the first month of my freshman year at Emory, my phone broke. No one was free to drive me, I couldn’t use the Uber app and I didn’t have a car. I was helpless. So I took the Metropolitan ...

This week, DeKalb County and the city of Atlanta reached a settlement regarding Emory’s annexation into Atlanta, a change that would greatly benefit Emory students, faculty and staff. If approved, the annexation would be the biggest change to Atlanta’s borders ...

Emory is expected to be annexed into Atlanta after a settlement was reached between DeKalb County and Atlanta, resolving objections from the county that delayed the annexation process. The settlement was approved 5-0 at a DeKalb County Board of Commissioners ...

Bike Trail to Connect Clairmont Campus and Mason Mill Park EMORY —  Work commenced on a bike trail that will connect Emory’s Clairmont Campus with Mason Mill Park in Decatur, Ga., according to the PATH Foundation, an Atlanta-based nonprofit that ...

UPDATE (8/30/17 at 11:33 a.m.): This article has been updated to reflect Emory’s statement on the vote delay. A Sept. 5 vote to approve Emory University’s petition for annexation into the city of Atlanta has been postponed in an effort ...

Emory University houses everyone from up-and-coming scientists to undergraduate entrepreneurs. However, these same minds sometimes fail to understand Atlanta’s local transportation option: MARTA. Some students complain that MARTA is not as direct as Uber or Lyft, and that it takes ...

It’s no secret that the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA), what is supposed to be a robust and well-developed mass transit system for the Atlanta metropolitan area, is incredibly lacking. It does one thing pretty well in that it ...

Metro Atlanta is choking under the weight of its own success. Traffic here is frequently compared to the legendary gridlock in the significantly larger Los Angeles, but we can only expand interstate lanes so much until we run out of ...

By Sonam Vashi Executive Editor A light rail line may provide transit for the Emory community in a few years, linking the University to MARTA and other nearby areas. Currently in its planning stages, the Clifton Corridor Transit Initiative would ...