Monthly Archives: November 2017

DART is Your Ride to Holiday Activities

With holiday music, colorful lights and festive decorations everywhere you go, it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in North Texas. Create lasting memories at these family-friendly DARTable activities:  Dickens in Downtown Plano returns on Dec. 1. Produced by the … Continue reading

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A Path to 2040

A multi-modal transit system that provides mobility, helps shape land use growth, takes advantage of technological advancements and covers more than 700 square miles of North Texas requires detailed short-term and long-term planning. That’s exactly why DART has developed a … Continue reading

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DART: The Best Way to the Big Run

Since its modest inception 1971 – when 61 runners crossed the finish line – the BMW Dallas Marathon has become one of the premier marathons in the country. Today, the Boston-qualifying event draws many thousands of participants and spectators. And … Continue reading

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DART: Your Ride This Thanksgiving Weekend

After the feasting is done, many people have a long weekend in store. There’s plenty to do, much of it holiday-themed; there also are samurais and swashbucklers to keep you entertained. Check out a few of the weekend’s DARTable offerings: … Continue reading

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DART’s Holiday Stuff a Bus Campaign Returns Dec. 8

DART needs your help to ‘Stuff a Bus’ and support hundreds of service area residents with donations of adult socks, blankets, canned food and unwrapped toys for children. Drop off donations to the 40-foot long DART ‘Stuff a Bus’ in the … Continue reading

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Behind the Tracks: Stations with a Local Feel

More than just a simple platform with benches, stations are transit hubs that facilitate connectivity, access, and opportunity. The stations of the 26-mile Cotton Belt may not resemble those of the downtown Dallas stations or D2 Subway, but they serve … Continue reading

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DART to Strengthen Customer Security

DART is adding more officer patrols and increasing the number of security guards as part of its ongoing effort to improve security throughout the system. Additional police officers have been assigned to the three transit facilities in the West End … Continue reading

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Your Thanksgiving Schedule for DART and TRE

It may seem like just yesterday you were carving pumpkins and taking selfies with the family. Lo and behold, Thanksgiving is just one week away! If your holiday plans include riding DART or the Trinity Railway Express, please know that … Continue reading

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DART: Your Ride This Weekend

Photo from thetrainsatnorthpark.com The holidays arrive in full force this weekend, with the kickoff of several seasonal events and exhibits. There’s other stuff, too – an artists’ studio tour, the closing performances of some acclaimed theatrical productions, and more. Friday, … Continue reading

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DART Safely During the Holidays

The holidays are a time for joy and celebration with family and friends. It’s also a time of year when we need to be more aware of our surroundings when we are out and about. DART Police has a strong … Continue reading

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