Monthly Archives: April 2016

Explore National Preservation Month at these DARTable events

Photo from Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau In celebration of National Preservation Month during the month of May, Preservation Dallas and its partners present a slate of free and ticketed public events, exhibits, talks, and tours will celebrate the unique … Continue reading

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Make plans to celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Photo courtesy of city of Garland, 2015 Cinco de Mayo celebration. Celebrating Cinco de Mayo? Keep reading for great DARTable options. May 1, 6-8 p.m. – Fiesta TecalISO at Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas Experience Mexico through its most traditional music … Continue reading

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Dallas City Council names long-time DART VP to board

Former DART Vice President of Marketing and Communications, and current Richland College faculty member Sue Bauman has been appointed to the Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) board of directors by the Dallas City Council. Bauman joined DART in 1984 and … Continue reading

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It’s Festival Season and DART can get you there!

Spring is in the air and festival season has arrived. From art to music to food, there are lots of things to discover in North Texas. Best of all, many festivals are easily accessible on DART, so leave your car … Continue reading

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Dallas Police Chief Headlines 22nd Annual Older Americans Information and Health Fair

Dallas Police Chief David Brown is a special guest at the 22nd Annual Older Americans Information and Health Fair sponsored by DART. The event will be held May 5, at Centennial Hall in Fair Park, from 10 a.m. to 1 … Continue reading

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Masters of Transportation: Transit helps reduce commuting costs

  Now that acceptance letters are arriving, it’s time for the college-bound to start thinking about their transportation options. If you’re going to college within the DART Service Area, a transit pass is almost as valuable as your student ID. … Continue reading

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Earth Day Texas Brings Best of Texas Together and DART is Your Ride to Festivities

The world’s largest annual green exhibition – Earth Day Texas (EDTx) – kicks off today at 10 a.m. at Dallas’ Fair Park. The free celebration runs through Sunday and is open each day from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. EDTx … Continue reading

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DTI Group to provide CCTV surveillance for DART light rail system

DART has awarded DTI Group Ltd. a contract for the supply and installation of advanced CCTV surveillance systems on the system’s light rail vehicles (LRVs). The contract involves the supply and installation of surveillance systems on 48 LRVs valued at … Continue reading

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Featured Photo: Dallas Streetcar on the Houston Street Viaduct

Thanks to Instagram user @kevinhannphoto for sharing his amazing photo of the Dallas Streetcar zooming across the Houston Street Viaduct toward the Omni Dallas Hotel. Keep sharing your photos on Instagram and tag us @dartdaily.

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Take the DART challenge and ride your bike in May

DART is hosting a Bike to Work Challenge to help encourage riders to use bicycles as an alternative to driving during the month of May. Cyclists can help the environment, improve their health and earn bragging rights by riding as much … Continue reading

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