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On January 27, 2016

Vanpooling Just Got Even Cheaper

The State Road Transit Authority (SRTA) currently provides a monthly cash incentive of $375 per vanpool, an increase that took effect at the beginning of 2016. “SRTA increased the incentive in order to increase participation in this cost-effective form of public transportation,” said Parker Martin, Performance Analyst with SRTA.
On January 27, 2016

It’s Simple to Start Vanpooling

Vanpool popularity is on the rise, and over a dozen currently come to the Perimeter area daily, with more forming every month. Vanpools typically have bewteen seven and 15 passengers, and the van is owned, insured and maintained by a private vanpool provider. Driving in the HOV or HOT lanes is one of the many
On December 1, 2015

Online Guide for Getting There on MARTA

Did you know that there are dozens of restaurants and shops and several hotels located near Perimeter’s three MARTA stations? Many of those destinations are in walking distance. It’s easy to find your way around with the MARTA Guide.
On October 13, 2015

Commuter Spotlight: Daniel Harris

“Why don’t people dump the car and ride the bike? It’s so easy!”  says bike commuter Dan Harris. A Senior Analyst at Verizon Telematics, Dan rides five miles from his home in Chamblee to his
On October 13, 2015

Atlanta Bike Challenge Results

Two Perimeter Businesses Rise to the Challenge The 2015 Atlanta Bike Challenge ended October 25, and two Perimeter area businesses, Verizon Telematics and Woodhams Eye Clinic, were big winners!
On September 2, 2015

Commuter Spotlight: Lauren Ruiz

Lauren Ruiz, Cox Communications Every day, Lauren Ruiz joins thousands of other commuters trying to make their way through the congested morning rush hour to get to her office in the Perimeter area.
On July 1, 2015

New interchange will improve commute

Georgia’s transportation commission says each commuter using the I- 285/Ga. 400 interchange will save eight hours of road time a year once a $1 billion project to ease congestion is completed.