Doraville, US is piloting AVs

On the outskirts of Atlanta, a site whose history has been shaped by the automobile has been reimagined by developer Integral Group as a transit-focused, mixed-use community with driverless shuttles providing a key link in local mobility. From 1947 to 2008 GM’s Doraville Assembly plant churned out Buicks, Oldsmobiles, and Pontiacs.

Development of the new Assembly District was first earmarked by city officials and community members in Doraville’s most recent 20 year comprehensive plan.

In 2017, Integral tapped Navya to run the last mile service to and from MARTA’s Doraville Station. The shuttles tested both fixed route and on-demand services.

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