Atlanta regional transportation service receives $25M CARES Act grant

Georgia’s regional transportation is getting some federal help to combat the economic impact of the novel coronavirus pandemic. The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration announced a new $25.7 million grant awarded to the Atlanta-based Georgia Regional Transportation Authority’s GRTA Xpress service. The funding comes from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act, which President Donald Trump signed into law March 27. GRTA Xpress service is a commuter bus…

Georgia’s regional transportation is getting some federal help to combat the economic impact of the novel coronavirus pandemic. The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration announced a new $25.7 million grant awarded to the Atlanta-based Georgia Regional Transportation Authority’s GRTA Xpress service. The funding comes from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act, which President Donald Trump signed into law March 27. GRTA Xpress service is a commuter bus…

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