Tag Archives: Transit

MARTA Should not be Privatized

This was an e-mail I received today from Paul Mclennan, a disABILITY LINK board member and transit advocate.  He makes some excellent points here and I wanted to share it with you all. MARTA SHOULD NOT BE PRIVATIZED  For many … Continue reading

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The Taxi Cab Dilemma

Getting around Atlanta can be a pain in the butt, we can all agree on that, right? Now, what if you don’t drive? Even bigger.  What if you’re fortunate to live in Dekalb or Fulton county? A little better, but … Continue reading

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Where is My Middle Ground?

This week I’ve had experiences on opposite ends of the same problem: people’s perception of my disability.  Oddly enough, I was with my coworker who also has a visual impairment during both incidences. A Grim Omen of Things to Come … Continue reading

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Pray it Away

*Warning: this is satire, don’t get offended* From the experiences of Danny, the media coordinator for disABILITY LINK I live in Atlanta and nothing says “Good Morning!” like having a street preacher try to pray away my “afflictions.”  In their … Continue reading

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Near Miss with a lot of Run Around

This is my (Danny, the Social Media/I&R Coordinator for disABILITY LINK) experience recently with dealing with Marta. Here is an unfortunate tale (that is still unfolding) of Atlanta’s mass transit provider: Marta. I am visually impaired and use a cane, … Continue reading

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