Monthly Archives: June 2017

Happy Campers

It’s summer vacation again – but not for most grown-ups. Most of us need some help finding something to occupy the kids during the workday. Luckily, our area offers abundant day camps – and many of them are DARTable.    … Continue reading

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Three Transit-Oriented Development Projects Earn CLIDE Award

Three development projects built near DART Rail Stations have earned a 2017 Celebrating Leadership in Development Excellence (CLIDE) Award from the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG). The CityLine project in Richardson, Village of Rowlett in Rowlett, and Tyler … Continue reading

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Final Public Input Meetings this Week, Next Monday about Proposed Fare Restructure

DART is conducting the last round of pre-public hearing community meetings this week. Next Monday, June 26, the agency will hold the final two pre-public hearing meetings at DART Headquarters at noon and 6:30 p.m. See DART.org/FareRestructure to view the … Continue reading

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Send us your questions and #Get2KnowD2

As you may know, DART is close to finding a Locally Preferred Alternative (LPA) that we will submit to the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) in the fall.  We’ve established three major options for the D2 Subway’s path and two major … Continue reading

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Now in Season: Going Green and Eating Local

Harvest the benefits of eating locally grown, seasonal produce by visiting one of the farmers’ markets that have cropped up near the DART System. This fresh approach to eating is healthy, affordable and good for the environment – especially when … Continue reading

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Where to DART This Weekend

There are plenty of DARTable events going on around town this weekend – from an artsy block party, to a suburban luau, to a Saturday-morning farmer’s market. You’re invited to them all! Check it out: Friday, June 16 The Dallas … Continue reading

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Irving’s Downtown Heritage Crossing District is On the Move

Renovation and restoration are reshaping one of Irving’s most charming areas. The district – with its parks, plazas, vintage feel, historic homes and even a stop on the Trinity Railway Express (Downtown Irving/Heritage Crossing Station) – is a great place … Continue reading

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Public input meetings in Plano, Carrollton, Cockrell Hill and Dallas next week about proposed fare restructure

Pre-Public Hearing community meetings continue Monday, June 19, with meetings next week in Plano, Carrollton, Cockrell Hill and Dallas. See DART.org/FareRestructure to view the Proposed Fare Restructure and all meeting dates and times. Monday, June 19, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. … Continue reading

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Can you tell fact from fiction? D2 + Cotton Belt

This week, we’re testing your knowledge on two of DART’s newest Capital Investment Projects, the D2 Subway and the Cotton Belt! Although both of these projects fall into the category of Capital Investment Projects, they each have unique purposes, are … Continue reading

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DART Easily to MegaFest Events in June

DART is the easiest way to attend MegaFest when it returns to the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center June 28 through July 1. An estimated 100,000 people from across North Texas and the country are expected and a lot of … Continue reading

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