College Park hosting county master transit plan public meeting


The City of College Park will host the first meeting about a Fulton County Transit Master Plan, which the Atlanta Regional Commission is teaming up with Fulton County to develop.

The public meeting, part of the first round taking place in June and July, will be at 6 p.m. June 21 at the public safety center, 3737 College Street. The second round of meetings is scheduled for the fall.

The city said the master plan will include reviewing individual cities’ community development strategies and transit services, and looking at the potential to expand those services throughout Fulton County.



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