Commuter Day

Introducing District 1 Commuter Day!

The Face of Commuting in Atlanta is Changing!

Has Your Commute Gotten More Hectic?

Are You Looking for Commute Options Such as Transit, Ride Sharing, or Carpooling?

Please Join Us On October 8, 2019 As We Explore the Ease of Using Transit! 

District 1 Commuter Day Face of Commuting in Atlanta is Changing!

Join Council member Carla Smith represents District 1, along with MARTA representatives, and Fred Huff with Safety-N-Motion will be conducting a series of classes highlighting transit commute options.

 Carla Smith

Council member District 1

Fred Huff

Safety-In-Motion

We Will Be Spotlighting the Different Routes, Neighborhoods, and Businesses That Make up District 1!

On the first route, we will be highlighting MARTA Route 832.We will be spotlighting the different routes, neighborhoods, and businesses that make up District 1 including:

  • Summer Hill
  • Zoo Atlanta
  • Grant Park
  • Mooreland Shopping Center
  • Fresh MARTA Market

Specific Activities Planned for Day

  • Explore MARTA’s new Bus Route 832 to the West End Station
  • MARTA safety talk with a MARTA officials. We will cover MARTA’s current initiatives and presence in the community; how to use a breeze card; tips on how to navigate the system; and a personal safety discussion with MARTA police.

 Commuter Camp 2019 Itinerary

Listed below is the planned itinerary for Commuter Camp. We are set for excitement and adventure in the city!

Day Schedule:

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

  • 11:19 AM: C. Smith leaves home on Rt. 832 at (westbound)
  • 11:25 AM: C. Smith meets zoo employees on the bus at the zoo bus stop.
  • 11:41 AM: C. Smith and zoo employees arrive at West End Station on the bus.
  • 12:00 PM: All attendees meet at West End station to begin tour (meet outside north faregates)
  • 12:24 PM: Route 832 departs (eastbound) with all tour participants. (FIRST BOARDING)
  • 12:35 PM: Tour group arrives in Summerhill to get lunch at Woods Chapel BBQ.
  • 2:00 PM: Tour group boards Route 832 (eastbound) to continue tour. (SECOND BOARDING)
  • 2:10 PM: Tour exits Route 832 at Grant Park Coffee House / Zoo Atlanta.
  • 2:35 PM: Tour group boards Route 832 (eastbound) to ride out to end-of-line and back (westbound) to West End Station. (THIRD BOARDING)
  • 3: PM: Tour group arrives at West End Station on Route 832. Fresh MARTA Market operates from 3:00-7:00 pm.

 

**Please note – weather, transit delays and attraction availability and wait times may alter daily activities.

LET’S GO HAVE AN ADVENTURE!

 Register For Commuter Camp 2019 Today!

Mel DowdellCommuter Day