Monthly Archives: September 2014

Surveys coming to Red, Orange line passengers this week

The Volpe National Transportation Systems Center and the U.S. Department of Transportation are working with DART this week to survey riders on the Red and Orange lines. The purpose of the surveying, which begins today at Parker Road Station, is … Continue reading

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Photo: Ride on the DART to DFW inaugural train

We’re nearly a month removed from the beginning of service to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, but did you know the train that carried some of the area’s VIPs to the station is out-and-about serving DART customers every day? Keep your … Continue reading

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Rider Insider: Find things to do this weekend in Dallas-Fort Worth

Ride the DART Rail Blue Line to Downtown Garland Station for Garland Civic Theatre’s production of Agatha Christie’s Appointment With Death. Kyle McClaran has directed “Appointment With Death” which is based on the novel of the same name and adapted by Agatha Christie … Continue reading

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Service Alert: Track work to disrupt Trinity Railway Express service Saturday, Sept. 13

Work on the rail track between Bell and CentrePort stations will cause disruptions in service Saturday, September 13. Trains will be operating, but a bus connection will be required between the two stations and there will be a special train … Continue reading

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Destination DART: George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum

Opened in 2013 with great excitement in Dallas, the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum is one of only 13 presidential libraries across the country. The center is located on a 23-acre site at Southern Methodist University and boasts … Continue reading

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Recycle a bottle, ride the train with new recycling service in Beijing

Beijing is giving its commuters the ability to keep their transit system clean and pay for the ride all in one swift motion. The city has installed 34 “reverse vending machines” at high-traffic subway stations. Insert an empty bottle and … Continue reading

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Save money, hassle: Buy your State Fair of Texas tickets on DART’s GoPass app

Editor’s note: The below information was produced for the 2014 State Fair of Texas. The $2 discount is still available for the 2015 State Fair of Texas. Adult general admission tickets are $16 and child/senior general admission tickets are $12. … Continue reading

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Rider Insider: Find things to do this weekend in Dallas-Fort Worth

• Ride the DART Rail Red Line, Blue Line, Green Line or Orange Line to Pearl/Arts District Station through Saturday for Buyer & Cellar. Alex More has a story to tell. A struggling actor in L.A., Alex takes a job working in the Malibu … Continue reading

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Photos: See Manhattan, Paris, Rio and Shanghai takeover DART stations

In celebration of our launch to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, we hosted takeovers at various DART stations with cameos from Shanghai dragon dancers, Manhattan street dancers, Paris mimes and Rio samba dancers. Check out some of the photos from the … Continue reading

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Search for houses near the DART Rail with Ebby Halliday tool

Searching for a home and wanting the convenience of easy access to the DART Rail? A new tool from local real estate company Ebby Halliday Realtors is helping with that search. The Rail Station Proximity Search on Ebby.com allows potential … Continue reading

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