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NO RAIL SERVICE
West of 5 Points Station

November 20th Dome Implosion

Rail Service replaced with BUS SHUTTLE service until
Trains can safely operate on West Line

The Georgia Dome implosion will take place on Monday, November 20 at 7:30am. 

The safety and well-being of our customers is MARTA’s number one priority. Due to the magnitude of this implosion, MARTA will suspend normal rail service west of the Five Points Station on Monday, November 20. 

Rail service west of Five Points will be suspended from the beginning of service, until MARTA has confirmed the trains can safely operate on the west line.

There will be no rail service for the following stations; H.E. Holmes, Bankhead, West Lake, Ashby, Vine City, and Dome/GWCC/Philips Arena/CNN Center.  Please note that Vine City and Dome/GWCC/Philips Arena/CNN Center stations will be closed until after the implosion when rail service begins.

Rail Service will be replaced with Shuttle Bus Service for Customers who use the West line.

Shuttle Bus Service will connect customers at H.E. Holmes, West Lake, Ashby and Bankhead stations to and from Five Points.  This shuttle service will begin at 4:30am.

Three color coded Shuttle Bus Routes (Green, Blue, and Purple) will be used on Monday November 20th to support customers riding the West Line.(See map below)

Schematic shuttle map_v4

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The Green Line rail service will be replaced by the Green Line Bus Shuttle serving Bankhead, Ashby, with a transfer stop for the Blue Line on Martin Luther King Dr. NW near Walmart, and Five Points with a frequency of 10 minutes.

The Blue Line rail service west of Five Points will be replaced by the Blue Line Bus Shuttle serving H.E. Holmes, West Lake, with a transfer stop for the Green Line on Martin Luther King Dr. NW near the Walmart and Five Points with a frequency of 10 minutes.

Purple Shuttle Bus will be an express from H.E. Holmes to Five Points via I-20 with a frequency of 5 to 7 minutes.

Blue Line rail service east of Five Points will run every 10 minutes. There will be NO GREEN LINE rail service until after the implosion when normal rail service continues.

Red and Gold line service will operate on regular weekday schedules.

Listen for station announcements in Five Points, Georgia State and King Memorial stations for platform changes due to the special Blue Line service.


Route 94 Reroute

route 94 map

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REROUTING INSTRUCTIONS ROUTE 94

Route #94 from West End Station to Howell Mill Rd. & Spring Gr. (Outbound)

Continue regular route to Northside Drive and Atlanta Student Movement Blvd.

Left – Atlanta Student Movement Blvd.

Right – Walnut St.

Left -M. L. King Jr. Dr.

Right – Sunset St.

Right – Joseph E. Boone Blvd.

Left – Northside Dr.

Route #94 from Howell Mill Rd. & Spring Gr. to West End Station (Inbound)

Continue regular route to Northside Drive and Joseph E. Boone Blvd.

Right – Joseph E. Boone Blvd.

Left – Sunset St.

Left – M. L. King Jr. Dr.

Continue right onto M. L. King Jr. Dr.

Right – Walnut St.

Left – Atlanta Student Movement Blvd.

Right – Northside Dr.


  Station Aerial Views
of
Bus Shuttle Loading Areas

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