Monthly Archives: April 2017

Get Your Festival on in May

Festival season is here and DART makes it easy to enjoy all the music, food, art and more that these events offer. Here are just some of May’s DARTable festivals. Plano AsiaFest – May 6 Haggard Park (DARTable Gem) asianamericanheritage.org … Continue reading

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Telemundo-39 News Presenter to Emcee Upcoming Health Fair

Teresa Gonzalez, a news presenter for Telemundo-39 Dallas-Fort Worth, will serve as the emcee for this year’s Older Americans Information and Health Fair May 11, at Centennial Hall in Fair Park. Telemundo-39 is one of several organizations to partner with … Continue reading

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So Much More than a Ride to Work

Did you know that Texas is home to eight metropolitan transit systems, 39 rural transit systems, and 33 urban transit systems? Public transportation is critical to supporting our state’s and our nation’s larger transportation network and infrastructure.  As our state … Continue reading

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Top Three Reasons to Attend the Older Americans Fair

DART – in partnership with the Community Council of Greater Dallas/Dallas Area Agency on Aging, city of Dallas and Dallas Police Department – is holding its annual health fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 11. Here are three … Continue reading

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All Aboard the Cotton Belt: Conducting Field Observations and Surveys

DART is conducting several different kinds of field research to inform an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for North Texas’s newest regional rail line, the Cotton Belt. Last week, we told you about the importance of collecting information on noise and … Continue reading

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Thomas Testifies Before House Subcommittee on Federal Funding Needs

DART is one of many public transit agencies that has projects in the federal funding pipeline. Members of the U.S. House of Representatives wanted to know how Capital Investment Grants (CIG) will advance these transit projects. DART President/Executive Director Gary … Continue reading

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DART: Your Ride to the Older Americans Month Information & Health Fair

When you’re making strides toward better health and wellness, who says aging has to be something to hide? Age out loud and ride DART to the Older Americans Month Information & Health Fair May 11th from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at … Continue reading

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DART and the Music Take You There

It’s National Jazz Appreciation Month, and DART’s all about inspiring you to discover new places to play, such as the Sammons Center for the Arts. Monday morning and afternoon, a jazz trio comprised of North Texas musicians Joe James, Brandon Broussard … Continue reading

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Easter Events Are a Hop, Skip and a DART Away

Easter’s on its way! And there’s plenty of Easter-related fun that’s only a hop away on DART. Enjoy the following eggciting events. Dallas’ Eggs-travaganza Saturday, April 8, the city of Dallas is hosting numerous egg hunts – dubbed the Eggs-travaganza … Continue reading

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