Ballot language: Shall an additional sales tax of one-half percent be collected in the City of Atlanta for the purpose of significantly expanding and enhancing MARTA transit service in Atlanta?
• Atlanta TSPLOST – Atlanta residents will decide whether to approve a four-tenths of a penny sales tax increase for projects such as Beltline expansion, synchronizing streetlights, sidewalk construction and road improvements. The tax will be collected for five years and is expected to raise $280 million to $320 million.
Ballot language: Shall an additional 0.4 percent sales tax be collected in the City of Atlanta for 5 years for the purpose of transportation improvements and congestion reduction?
• Fulton TSPLOST – Fulton County residents – except those in the city of Atlanta – will consider a sales tax increase of three-quarters of a penny to pay for road and bridge improvements, traffic mitigation and traffic signal optimization. The measure would raise up to $655 million over five years.
Ballot language: Shall an additional .75 percent sales tax be collected in that part of Fulton County, Georgia, outside of the City of Atlanta, for five years for the purpose of transportation improvements and congestion reduction?
Here's a look at what will be on the ballot in Fulton County on Nov. 8. (Erica A. Hernandez/AJC)