Category Archives: Cotton Belt

November Issue: Capital Planning Projects Periodical

The Deal on D2 The project development process for the  D2 Subway is steadily making progress. In fact, work is underway on the existing conditions documentation to support the Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement. With the help of the public and … Continue reading

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Are you ready for the Cotton Belt?

As North Texas races forward with a rapidly growing population, increased economic development, and expanded employment opportunities, the Cotton Belt is on track to boost the region’s transit solutions. From increased mobility and greater flexibility to new economic, cultural, and … Continue reading

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September Issue: Capital Planning Projects Periodical

Your D2 Download The D2 Subway is ramping up progress by continuing the project development process. The D2 Subway will be an underground rail alignment that will alleviate pressure on current light rail traffic in downtown Dallas. DART has held … Continue reading

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How did you do on our Cotton Belt quiz? Check out the answers here!

Last week, we quizzed you on your knowledge about the Cotton Belt! Were you a Cotton Belt Aficionado? If not, don’t sweat it. Today, we’re breaking down the answers below and giving you all the info when it comes to … Continue reading

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Calling all Cotton Belt Aficionados

DART is making exciting progress on the Cotton Belt. We’ve finished up the draft environmental impact statement or DEIS, and we are moving forward in creating this 26-mile regional rail line. The Cotton Belt will provide much needed mobility relief … Continue reading

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Top 5 Things You Need to Know about the Cotton Belt’s DEIS

You may be asking yourself, what is a DEIS DART keeps talking about? DEIS stands for Draft Environmental Impact Statement. As a refresher, a DEIS maps out the positive and negative effects a transit project, like the Cotton Belt, may … Continue reading

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Your Capital Planning Projects Periodical

We know that there is a lot going on at DART and in North Texas, that’s why we’re bringing you a Capital Planning Projects Periodical.  Each month, we’ll post an update about the status of some of our biggest projects. … Continue reading

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A Brand-New Behind the Tracks: Cotton Belt Refresher

We know it’s been awhile since we gave you an update on the Cotton Belt. That’s why we wanted to go over where you can find information on how the Cotton Belt will be engineered, where the stations will be … Continue reading

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Your Cotton Belt Questions Answered: Act One!

DART’s recent Cotton Belt Facebook Live was an opportunity for North Texans to get their questions answered and learn more about North Texas’ newest regional rail project. Didn’t have a chance to tune in? Or maybe you had to jump … Continue reading

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ICYMI: 5 Takeaways from our Cotton Belt Facebook Live

Last week, Chad Edwards, Kay Shelton, and Carlos Huerta provided an update on the Cotton Belt project, where it currently stands, and what comes next during a special Cotton Belt Facebook Live. Chad and Kay also answered questions from the … Continue reading

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