North Fulton residents weigh in on MARTA’s Ga. 400...
by James Swift
jswift@neighbornewspapers.com
12:31 PM, Wednesday, May 06
Opinions are mixed on a $2 billion-plus heavy rail expansion proposal. While some locals consider the plan necessary for economic competitiveness, others are decrying it as wasteful spending. Last week, MARTA representatives met with north Fulton ...

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