The State Transportation Board awarded more than $152.4 million for 25 projects during its October 2022 meeting.
So far in fiscal 2023, the board has awarded more than $573.2 million in construction contracts. The total includes “Design-Bid-Build,” Transportation Investment Act and locally administered projects.
The top executive of Atlanta’s MARTA transit system has died by suicide after stepping in front of a commuter train, officials said.
Jeffery Parker, 55, the CEO and general manager of the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority since 2018, was hailed by MARTA Board Chairwoman Rita Scott as a dedicated civil servant and leader in a statement Saturday announcing his death.