ATLANTA, GA. (CW69 News at 10)

PRESS RELEASE:

The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) will host local non-profit organizations at select rail stations in observance of National Voter Registration Day 2021. Organizations will conduct non-partisan voter registration activities Tuesday, Sept. 28, from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Five Points, College Park, Doraville, H.E. Holmes, Kensington, West End and Lindbergh Center rail stations.

 

National Voter Registration Day is celebrated on the fourth Tuesday of September by thousands of volunteers, organizations, and businesses around the country. For 12 years, MARTA has joined community partners to expand civic engagement opportunities and encourage voter registration and election participation.

 

Participants should bring a state identification card or state issued driver’s license or be prepared to give the last four digits of their social security number.

 

WHAT:           National Voter Registration Day event

 

WHEN:          Tuesday, Sept. 28  2 p.m. to 7 p.m.

 

WHERE:        Five Points, College Park, Doraville, H.E. Holmes, Kensington, West End & Lindbergh

Masks are required

 

For more information about MARTA’s National Voter Registration Day effort, contact Toni Thornton at tthornton@itsmarta.com or visit https://itsmarta.com/voterregistration.aspx.