Atlanta train service staying on delayed schedule

Atlanta train service staying on delayed schedule

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ATLANTA (AP) - Leaders of Atlanta's public transportation system say train service will continue running on a delayed schedule while the region grapples with freezing rain and frigid temperatures.

Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority spokesman Lyle Harris said in a release that trains are scheduled to begin running at 4:35 a.m. Thursday and will continue running until about 2 a.m. Friday. Harris says passengers should expect waits of between 20 and 30 minutes and customers should dress warmly.

The agency suspended bus service and officials say they're working with state and local agencies to determine when roads, highways and bridges will be passable.

Customers are asked to check the agency's website for up to date information.

For more information visit itsmarta.com

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