Category Archives: Capital Projects

Raising the Bar: Platform Extensions Logistics

As you may recall, DART’s Red and Blue Line Platform Extension project is underway. Once complete, all of DART’s light rail stations will be able to accommodate longer, three-car trains. The platform extension project is focused on modifying and extending … Continue reading

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Supporting Sustainable Growth

Within our rapidly growing state, North Texas stands out as one of the fastest-growing regions. Just earlier this year, population rates released by the U.S. Census “show the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington region had the nation’s largest numeric growth, gaining 131,767 people last … Continue reading

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Silver Line Q&A: Next Stop… Collaboration

The Silver Line project is moving forward, and DART is working to keep you updated every step of the way. Today, we want to take a closer look at how DART is collaborating with the community to keep you informed … Continue reading

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Collaboration is the Name of the Game

Planning, designing, and constructing any public transit project requires plenty of time, effort, and most importantly, collaboration. Turning the vision of the D2 Subway into reality is no exception. There are a lot of players and even more moving parts … Continue reading

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Send us your questions for our #SilverLineQandA – follow-up

Do you have questions about the Silver Line? Good News: We have the answers! You might have heard about the increased flexibility, new opportunities, and greater accessibility the Silver Line will bring to cities across North Texas and throughout the … Continue reading

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Send us your questions for our #SilverLineQandA

As you may know, great progress is being made on the Silver Line – you may have even seen our DART team out along the Cotton Belt Corridor over the last few weeks, carrying out surveying work and other pre-construction … Continue reading

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What’s Next for the Silver Line?

At DART, we’re always looking toward the future. Whether it’s providing new ways for North Texans to get around, connecting more of the region’s communities, or supporting North Texas’s continued growth, we’re constantly evolving to make mobility easier for everyone—even … Continue reading

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July Capital Planning Projects Periodical

The Deal on D2 Did you catch our DART Daily on how safety is informing the design of the D2 Subway? Safety is our top priority at DART, and we’re excited to share some of the innovative safety features that … Continue reading

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Safety on the D2 Subway

June is National Safety Month, so we’re taking the opportunity to show how safety informs everything we do. Now that 10 percent of the conceptual design for the D2 Subway is complete, it’s the perfect time to explore the safety … Continue reading

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Cotton Belt catch-up: Work is underway!

Work on the Cotton Belt project is finally underway, and we couldn’t be more excited! Although construction won’t begin for a little while yet, the necessary upfront work to get the project underway has begun, and we have all your … Continue reading

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