City of Sandy Springs

Sandy Springs to Host Roswell Road Pedestrian and Streetscape Improvements Public Information Meeting

August 5, 2022

SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. (Aug. 5, 2022) – The City of Sandy Springs will host a public input meeting regarding the Roswell Road Transit, Pedestrian and Streetscape improvement project.

WHEN: Thursday, Aug. 18, 6-8 p.m. The presentation will begin at 6:30 p.m.

WHERE: Sandy Springs City Hall, Studio Theatre, Sandy Springs, Ga. 30328

The project will be funded jointly by the City of Sandy Springs and a MARTA Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Grant. The funds will be used to improve pedestrian access to transit and the sidewalk network along the Roswell Road corridor south of I-285 to Wieuca Drive. Improvements will also include ADA curb ramps, bus stop shelters, lighting, brick pavers and landscaping to compliment MARTA transit services along Roswell Road.

An existing median will be extended from Peruca Place to I-285, and a proposed signalized mid-block crossing will provide pedestrians a formally designated location to safely cross Roswell Road.

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