Metropolitan Atlanta Transportation Initiative records

Metropolitan Atlanta Transportation Initiative records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Metropolitan Atlanta Transportation Initiative records
Dates: 1998
Quantity: 0.2 Linear feet (1 half box)
Abstract:The collection consists primarily of presentations given to the board of the Metropolitan Atlanta Transportation Initiative (MATI) in 1998, as well as press releases and background information. Topics addressed include creating a highly informed community; recommending a regional transit authority; and employer initiatives to help reduce traffic congestion. The MATI board's final recommendations are also included.
Coll. Number: ms3170.TEMP

Biographical/Historical Note

The Metropolitan Atlanta Transportation Initiative was a group established in 1998 to address the growing traffic problem in Atlanta. The board consisted of community and business leaders who met every 4-5 weeks to discuss a proposal for alleviating traffic issues in the metropolitan Atlanta region.


Arrangement

Arranged roughly chronologically and also by topic.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Metropolitan Atlanta Transportation Initiative records, MS 3170. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Clippings and press releases, 1998
 
2July Board Meeting/August Board Meeting presentation, 1998
 
3September Board Meeting presentation, 1998 September 9
 
4October Board Meeting presentation, 1998 October 1
 
5"Creating a Highly Informed Community"- MATI presentation, 1998
 
6"Recommending a Regional Transit Authority"- Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce/MATI presentation, 1998 November
 
7"Employer Initiatives to Help Reduce Congestion"- MATI presentation, 1998
 
8"Choosing the Best Targets and Supporting Performance Measures for the Atlanta Region"- Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce/MATI presentation, 1998 October
 
9"Aligning Accountability and Authority for Atlanta's Regional Transportation System"- Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce/MATI presentation, 1998 November
 
10"Situation Analysis and Proposal to Address Metro Atlanta's Ozone Problem" - Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce/MATI presentation, 1998 August 7
 
11MATI Recommendations, 1998 November 23