Monthly Archives: October 2014

DFW Airport Station honored as outstanding engineering achievement

The new DFW Airport Station has been honored as the “Outstanding Engineering Achievement” by Tramways and Urban Transit magazine at its annual Global Light Rail Awards ceremony in London. The station opened in August. In evaluating the project judges said, … Continue reading

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Local, state officials kick off construction of Blue Line extension

City, state, DART and University of North Texas – Dallas officials kicked off construction of the Blue Line extension to the UNT Dallas campus with a groundbreaking ceremony Monday. The 2.6-mile extension south will include a station at Camp Wisdom … Continue reading

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Celebrate National Night Out with DART at Illinois Station

We are celebrating National Night Out on Tuesday, October 7 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Illinois Station (2111 S. Corinth Road). This is your opportunity to come out, meet your neighbors and learn more about DART Police. Come out … Continue reading

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

• Ride the DART Rail Green Line or Orange Line to Victory Station Saturday for The 2014 Greater Dallas Walk to End Alzheimer’s. It’s part of the nation’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. The Dallas walk … Continue reading

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A rough ride home

Thursday afternoon’s storms caused lots of damage to many parts of our service area. It tore up trees, knocked down power lines, damaged homes. Many of us are cleaning up this morning. It also made a mess of a commute … Continue reading

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Photo: Celebrity spotting at DART’s Union Station

Dirty Jobs’ Mike Rowe was in North Texas last week and paid a visit to DART’s Union Station. He was filming promos and clips for his new show Somebody’s Gotta Do It, which premiers on CNN October 8 at 8 … Continue reading

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Destination DART: Gilley’s Dallas

What’s a visit to Dallas without a good ole’ honky-tonk? As you’ve probably figured out by now Dallas isn’t all cowboy hats and horses. In fact, most of us don’t even own cowboy boots. Just about the only stereotype that … Continue reading

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