Author Archives: Travis Hudson

See the transit vehicles of Dallas-Fort Worth in one poster

Hobbyist designer and transit enthusiast Peter Dovak is on a mission to visualize the vehicles that make up North America’s major public transportation networks and his latest project tackles the North Texas region. Great work, Peter! Check out the rest … Continue reading

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Riding the Rails: See portraits of DART riders at the Eisemann Center

Local artist Merry Fuhrer used her travels DART Rail as the inspiration behind a gallery called Portraits along the DART Rail: A diverse city on the move. Fuhrer’s portraits of passengers at dozens of different rail stations can be seen … Continue reading

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Rider Insider: Find non-St. Patrick’s Day events this weekend in Dallas-Fort Worth

• Ride DART Rail Red Line or Blue Line to Convention Center Station for the 2016 DFW Auto Show at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center (formerly the Dallas Convention Center). One of the most anticipated annual events in the Metroplex, the … Continue reading

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Poll: What DARTable location should Emporium Pies call home?

Bishop Arts-based Emporium Pies is opening up a third location and is dropping hints on Twitter about the whereabouts of its new location. Based on the first hint, it looks like patrons will be able to enjoy a piece of … Continue reading

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New DARTable Destination: Flicks, good eats, karaoke at Alamo Drafthouse Dallas

There’s a new, very DARTable destination in town for the biggest of movie enthusiasts. Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Dallas is officially open, and is just blocks away from DART’s Convention Center Station. Alamo Drafthouse, which has dozens of locations across the … Continue reading

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Help us help you: Share your input about DART’s 2040 Transit System Plan

DART is in the process of updating the transit system plan to the year 2040 to guide future projects and programs. The 2040 Transit System Plan is being developed in phases. Phase 1 focused on the bus network through a … Continue reading

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News bit: Downtown Plano named one of best downtowns in nation

The hits keep coming for Downtown Plano. Months after being named one of the country’s best neighborhoods, this week it earned the designation of one of the best downtowns in the country from Livability.com. The Dallas Morning News reports on … Continue reading

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DART hosts 22nd Older Americans Information and Health Fair May 5

Senior citizens can take advantage of free health screenings, socialize with friends and meet new ones at the 22nd Annual Older Americans Information and Health Fair. Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) is hosting the event in partnership with Community Council … Continue reading

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Glenn Heights gets expanded On-Call service, new DART bus design beginning March 14

Dallas Area Rapid Transit and Glenn Heights officials introduced a new “wrapped bus” designed to highlight expanded On-Call service in the city at an event held Monday, Mar. 7, at the Glenn Heights Park & Ride. The bus is part … Continue reading

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Rider Insider: Find fun activities this weekend in Dallas-Fort Worth

• Ride the DART Rail Green Line to Fair Park Station or MLK, Jr. Station for the North Texas Irish Festival. The festival is recognized as one of the premier locations for true Irish and Celtic performers and over the past 30 years … Continue reading

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