MARTA Gets $25m in Stimulus Funds

11 June 2009 (Last Updated June 11th, 2009 18:30)

The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) in Georgia, US, is set to get $25m of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act stimulus funds. The funds will help MARTA address its budget deficit and avoid making drastic service cuts. This one-time funding should h

The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) in Georgia, US, is set to get $25m of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act stimulus funds.

The funds will help MARTA address its budget deficit and avoid making drastic service cuts.

This one-time funding should help the agency keep afloat next year.

MARTA’s fiscal year 2010 begins on 1 July.