Monthly Archives: April 2015

Dallas Streetcar Flashback: New streetcar meets old rails in Oak Cliff

Dallas’ first modern streetcar begins service this week and in recognition we’re taking a look back in time when streetcars were the premier method for travel across Dallas and the North Texas area. The 100-year-old Houston St. Viaduct is listed … Continue reading

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Dallas Streetcar Flashback: Confessions of a Streetcar Junkie

Dallas’ first modern streetcar begins service this week and in recognition we’re taking a look back in time when streetcars were the premier method for travel across Dallas and the North Texas area. Confessions of a Streetcar Junkie By Don … Continue reading

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Uber + DART means more complete transit trips

It’s getting easier to leave your car parked and let someone else do the driving thanks to an enhanced collaboration between DART and the popular car service, Uber. Following a successful trial during the Dallas St. Patrick’s Parade, Uber and … Continue reading

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Dallas Streetcar Flashback: Vintage video shows trolleys transporting fairgoers

Dallas’ first modern streetcar begins service this week and in recognition we’re taking a look back in time when streetcars were the premier method for travel across Dallas and the North Texas area. Long before DART’s Green Line began providing … Continue reading

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Dallas Streetcar Flashback: See Dallas’ streetcar map from 1925

Dallas’ first modern streetcar begins service this week and in recognition we’re taking a look back in time when streetcars were the premier method for travel across Dallas and the North Texas area. Ninety years ago, the public transportation map … Continue reading

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

• Ride the DART Rail Green Line to Fair Park Station Saturday for the Big Texas Beer Fest. The 2015 event is the fourth-annual and happens April 11 at 2:00 p.m. at the Fair Park Automobile Building, 1010 1st Ave. Last year’s … Continue reading

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DART, local, state representatives Stand Up for Transportation at Dallas event

Today, DART was joined by Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, DFW International Airport Executive Vice President of Operations Jim Crites, Dallas County Commissioner Mike Cantrell, U.S. Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson, U.S. Rep Marc Veasey and others from the Federal Transit Administration … Continue reading

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Tracking progress: HKS helps revitalize downtown

Editor’s Note: This item originally appeared in the April 2015 edition of Inmotion. In May 2013, HKS, Inc. moved into its new headquarters at One Dallas Center, adjacent to St. Paul Station. The Dallas-based architectural firm leased space in a … Continue reading

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Transit Tip: What do I do when crossing arms malfunction?

Props to the DART Police officers at the malfunctioning RR crossing in Garland making sure it's safe for us to cross. #serveandprotect — Jennifer Taillac (@JenTaillac) April 4, 2015 Twitter user JenTaillac shares some information valuable to all North Texas … Continue reading

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Join DART, other transportation agencies to ‘Stand Up for Transportation’ on April 9th

Thursday, April 9 is Stand Up for Transportation Day where transportation agencies across the nation are calling attention to the importance of infrastructure investment and the need for a long-term surface transportation authorization bill. “Stand Up for Transportation Day is … Continue reading

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