Monthly Archives: June 2014

DART to DFW: Meet Janet Luciano, customer information representative

“DART to DFW: Connecting you to the World” is a video series where you get to meet individuals around DART that are helping make the connection to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. Look for a new person featured every Tuesday until the opening … Continue reading

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Destination DART: Deep Ellum Outdoor Market

Local music, art and business, that’s the heart of the Deep Ellum Outdoor Market. Located in the historic arts district, the market offers a unique shopping experience for people in the Big D. People can support local culture and community … Continue reading

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Rider Insider: Find things to do this weekend in D/FW

• Ride the DART Rail Green Line to Fair Park Station or MLK, Jr. Station Friday evening for Fair Park Sparks. The free outdoor festival celebrates the addition of thousands of new decorative enhancement lights that will illuminate Fair Park’s historical buildings, grounds and the ever-popular Esplanade Fountain. … Continue reading

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Want a free monthly DART pass? Show us how you Dump The Pump!

Dump The Pump Day is June 19 and leading up to the event we want to see how Dallas-area commuters save money by leaving the car at home. Take a selfie showing the creative ways you’re dumping the pump and … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: DART installs a new bus bench in downtown Dallas in 1988

In this 1988 photo, a forklift is used to install a new bus stop bench on the corner of Elm and Griffin streets in downtown Dallas.

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News bits: Foxx says ‘get past gimmicks’ for finding transportation funding

U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said Tuesday we need to “get past gimmicks” to find a solution to the soon-to-expire Highway Trust Fund. The gimmick Foxx was referring to was a proposal from a House Republican to eliminate … Continue reading

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DART to DFW: Meet Sylvester Fumey-Nassah, lead fare inspector

“DART to DFW: Connecting you to the World” is a video series where you get to meet individuals around DART that are helping make the connection to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. Look for a new person featured every Tuesday until the opening … Continue reading

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Dump the Pump with DART to save money this month

National Dump the Pump Day is Thursday, June 19 and DART is encouraging North Texas commuters to give public transit a try to save some money this month. Beginning Tuesday, June 10, DART will be hosting Dump the Pump events … Continue reading

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Destination DART: NorthPark Center

In Dallas, shopping really has become an art form. In fact, in 2010 Forbes Magazine named Dallas No. 2 on their list of “America’s Best Cities for Shopping” based on our number of shopping centers and retail locations. Opened in … Continue reading

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Rider Insider: Find things to do this weekend in D/FW

• Ride the DART Rail Green Line to Downtown Carrollton Station Saturday for Story Time at C Square Café, sponsored by the Carrollton Train Depot Foundation. This monthly story time for children is held on the first Saturday of the month from 9-11 a.m. Some months will … Continue reading

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