First Annual Pop-Up Turkey Giveaway
On Tuesday, November 26 the MTA conducted its first annual Pop-Up Turkey Giveaway at the Transit Center. The lucky winners took home a turkey just in time for Thanksgiving festivities. Please see attached photos of some of our winners, which also can be viewed on the MTA Facebook page and our new Instagram page.
Guess What’s Coming to MTA and Macon-Bibb — TOKEN TRANSIT!
Look for our upcoming announcement and launch of Token Transit — a mobile ticketing app that makes purchasing a bus ticket and onboarding fast and easy. With Token Transit, show the bus operator your mobile ticket on your smart phone or device and you’re ready to ride! Roll out for Token Transit — early January.
Macon Housing Authority (MHA) Honors Members of MTA Family
Kudos and congratulations to MTA board member Violet Poe and MTA Ambassador Dave Scott. The pair was honored at the MHA’s 27th annual John R. Whitehead Awards Banquet on November 26 at the Buck Melton Center. Violet received the Wake Up Everybody Award for her outstanding community volunteerism and ability to make positive changes in Macon-Bibb County. Dave, who resides in Bowden Homes and is affectionately called the “Governor of Bowden Homes,” received a John R. Whitehead Honoree Award. See attached photo, which also can be viewed on our Facebook and Instagram pages.