MARTA receives $299 million in CARES Act funds

MARTA is getting a big boost from the CARES Act. The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority will receive $299 million in funding through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration announced Monday, June 29. The money is a portion of $25 billion in CARES Act grant funds going to public transit systems across the United States. MARTA will use the funding to “support continued transit operations throughout the…

MARTA is getting a big boost from the CARES Act. The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority will receive $299 million in funding through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration announced Monday, June 29. The money is a portion of $25 billion in CARES Act grant funds going to public transit systems across the United States. MARTA will use the funding to “support continued transit operations throughout the…

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