Big things could be on the horizon for Brookhaven-Oglethorpe MARTA Station in the not too distant future as Brookhaven-Oglethorpe Station has been selected for redevelopment.
With the station within walking distance to Oglethorpe University, Town Brookhaven and uniquely situated close to the center of Brookhaven, MARTA officials intend to better utilize approximately ten acres of underutilized surface parking on the east and west sides of the station.
MARTA says these 1,416 parking spaces are only utilized 35% to 40% of the time on weekdays. The numbers are significantly lower most weekends.
Proposals will be solicited by MARTA to convert the lots into “high-quality, mixed-use, transit oriented development (TOD) consisting of residential, commercial and civic components.” Read more