Monthly Archives: November 2017

Transit Options + Business = Prosperity

There are many factors that can make a region attractive to businesses looking to set up shop. Some of those factors include geography, taxes, regulatory requirements, quality of workforce, and transit options. North Texas checks off many of these boxes, … Continue reading

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Students Invited to Show How They Use DART Through Their Art

Attention budding artists…DART is inviting you to put your artistic skills to the test in the 2018 Student Art Contest. “Oh, The Places DART Goes” is the theme and entries are being accepted through Feb. 28, 2018. Kindergarten through 12th … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season: Let DART take you to holiday fun

The holidays can be crazy, so it’s important to take a break and enjoy a little magic with family and friends. These are a snapshot of fun activities that North Texas offers – and best of all, you won’t have … Continue reading

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DART: Your Ride This Weekend

It’s a great weekend to celebrate the American heroes who served our country in the armed forces. Additionally, there’s a new take on a local favorite beer festival, and the last weekend of a play about a certain charming Count … Continue reading

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InMotion: DART Helps Move Las Colinas Forward

Transit-Oriented Projects Come to Fruition DART Rail is helping breathe new life into Las Colinas, the master-planned business and residential community in Irving. Two major developments, which together represent nearly $400 million in investment, are fast taking shape near the Irving … Continue reading

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Behind the Tracks: Exploring Vehicle Options for the Cotton Belt

North Texas will soon be home to a state of the art, regional rail line that will laterally connect our region: The Cotton Belt.  Over the next few weeks, we’ll peek behind the tracks and bring you the inside scoop … Continue reading

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Nacho Average Monday

Happy National Nacho Day to all who crave crunchy tortilla chips smothered in zesty queso and mouth-watering toppings. Hungry? Hop on DART and order a side of nachos from a few of these restaurants in Dallas: Campuzano Mexican Food With … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget to Fall Back: Daylight Saving Time Ends Sunday

Did you know the U.S. Department of Transportation regulates Daylight Saving Time? The U.S. DOT oversees time zones because standard times are important for many modes of transportation. According to the U.S. DOT website, Daylight Saving Time saves lives and prevents … Continue reading

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#TBT: Revolutionizing Transit with the Orange Line

Why the Orange Line? The decision to build the Orange Line was finalized in 2000 after the DART Board approved a preferred route for the line and changed it from commuter rail to a longer light rail route that would … Continue reading

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DART: Your Ride This Weekend

There’s a theatrical weekend in store, with several notable productions reaching the end of their run. Additionally, there’s a family-friendly art event, a first-of-its-kind bike ride, and a fabulous festival with local rock royalty headlining. Check it out: Friday, Nov. … Continue reading

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