Along with the Beltline, the Clifton Corridor transit initiative seems to be one of the rare long-term proposals that just won’t die. That’s saying something in a town that historically has been at best, skeptical, and at worst, fearful, of transportation alternatives.
Why is it so resilient? In short, jobs and job growth. Check out these projections from a recent CCTMA doc…
As any good Atlanta transit wonk knows, the Clifton Cooridor looks to release Emory and CDC employees and students alike from the daily shackles of a commute to and from one of Atlanta’s largest employers along residential roads.
The Clifton Cooridor Transportation Management Association is still reviewing a few ways and routes of connecting Emory to the Lindbergh MARTA station, but here’s the basic idea.