Author Archives: Linda Webb-Manon

Top Five Reasons to DART and Bike to Work

National Bike to Work Day is May 17. DART is encouraging North Texans to consider these top five reasons why they should leave their car at home and, instead, ride their bike to the nearest DART Rail Station or bus … Continue reading

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EarthxTransportation Explores Efficiency Solutions for Fleets Serving Our Communities

Public transportation is eco-friendly by nature. Buses, trains, streetcars and vanpools take single-occupancy vehicles off our congested roadways. Fewer vehicles and faster commutes lower the emissions of greenhouse gases and other pollution. What other ways can we reduce harmful emissions? … Continue reading

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EarthxHack: Using Technology to Solve Environmental Issues

Now in its ninth year, Earthx2019 is coming to Dallas April 26-28 at Fair Park. In addition to three days of exhibitions, learning experiences and discussions, this year’s event will offer tech-savvy participants a special treat: the opportunity to show … Continue reading

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Get on Board for Public Transit April 25

April 25 is National Get on Board Day and DART is encouraging North Texans to leave their cars at home and ride DART instead. Sponsored by the American Public Transportation Association (APTA), the 2019 National Get on Board Day is … Continue reading

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Learn to Change the World Through the Food You Eat at EarthxTaste

When deciding on what to eat, we may consider things like calories, nutritional value and flavor. But how often do we think about the environmental impact of our food choices? How can we as individuals help promote a more sustainable … Continue reading

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Global Voices Head to Dallas for Earthx2019

Four United Nations Ambassadors will join with Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC); Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI); former governor of Texas, Rick Perry; Juan Manuel Santos Calderón GColIH GCB, Nobel Laureate and former president of Colombia; multiple Dallas mayoral candidates, and others for Earthx2019. … Continue reading

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Earthx2019 Coming to Fair Park April 26-28

Some 160,000 people from Texas and across the globe are expected to converge on Dallas this spring for Earthx2019. Now in its ninth year, EarthX features three days of exhibitions, a film festival, music, entertainment, learning experiences, discussions, forums and … Continue reading

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Celebrate Irish American Heritage Month with Celtic Nights Performance in Irving

Dallas St. Patrick’s Parade and Festival will be celebrated March 16, but DART’s very own Finn says there are other ways this month to experience and explore Irish culture, including a one-night only performance by Celtic Nights at the Irving … Continue reading

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DART to YMCA Turkey Trot

Whether you walk or run, the Dallas YMCA Turkey Trot is a fun holiday event for the entire family. There is an 8-mile run, 5K run/walk and new this year, a 1K Junior Trop for kids aged 6-11 years old. … Continue reading

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DART to the 9th Annual Festival at the Switchyard Nov. 3

With free rides and games, free live children’s entertainment, free face painting, and much more, the 9th Annual Festival at the Switchyard in Historic Downtown Carrollton offers something for every member of the family to enjoy! The event is Nov. … Continue reading

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