The TransFormation Alliance will succeed by working collaboratively with other trusted partners to advance equitable transit-oriented communities (eTOC) as a driver of economic prosperity in metro Atlanta, turning those ideals into action to create thriving, inclusive communities that are integrated into transit.

Our Accomplishments

  • icon_transit_colorLaunched “En Route”, an arts based community engagement project resulting in large scale murals at four MARTA stations
  • icon_people_colorDeveloped the “Equity Evaluator” tool for measuring the value a development brings to a community, which has been included in MARTA’s RFP process
  • icon_job_colorSpurred the creation of DCA’s new revolving loan fund for regional affordable housing developments and additional points in the QAP for TOC
  • icon_placemaking_colorInfluenced MARTA’s Referendum project list with analysis of infrastructure needs around stations and community engagement
  • icon_housing_colorCatalyzed the City’s re-commitment to Inclusionary Housing policies
  • icon_handsAlliance has grown to 17 Core member organizations to leverage resources and make larger impacts 

Our Vision

  • icon_housing_whiteHousing and Development: Provide mixed Income housing communities with a portion of housing stock having permanent affordability.
  • icon_job_whiteJobs and Economic Development: Increase access to quality jobs, upward mobility and daily services.
  • icon_people_whiteCommunity Engagement and Education: Educate and empower residents that can coordinate collective representation and input around development opportunities.
  • icon_transit_whiteCreative Placemaking: Art, culture, and creative expression are playing a pivotal role in community development by working to catalyze community transformation and stabilize disruption.
  • icon_transit_whiteTransit: Increase financial resources committed to transit.