23 Aug 2016

MARTA Breaks Ground On First Transit-Development Project

Posted in Columbia Ventures

MARTA broke ground on the first of six “transit-oriented developments” at its Edgewood-Candler Park MARTA station Monday.

A private developer, Columbia Ventures LLC, is building the $40 million project at no cost to MARTA.

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Source: 90.1 FM WABE

23 Aug 2016

MARTA’s ‘Spoke’ aims to boost ridership, revenue

Posted in Columbia Ventures

MARTA CEO Keith Parker said Spoke, the $40 million privately funded mixed-use development at the Edgewood/Candler Park station, reflects the system’s reinvention and commitment to better service. Atlanta based development firm Columbia Ventures will lease underused parking lots at the station and develop a mix of 224 apartments, retail, restaurants, a park and a performing arts center.

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Source: AJC >>

2 Aug 2016

Buildings on the rise near MARTA stops

A program by MARTA to encourage development on land outside some of its rail stations is taking a big step forward.

Atlanta-based…

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Source: AJC >>