Rowlett Mayor Todd Gottel Cheers DART’s Economic Impact

New development near DART stations added $5.3 billion in the local economy and put more than 43,000 people to work in the past two years.

A recent study from the Economics Research Group at the University of North Texas shows this data and has North Texas leaders, such as Rowlett Mayor Todd Gottel, praising DART’s economic impact.

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Check out last week’s DART Daily article to learn how DART is helping drive economic growth in North Texas.

To read the full report, click here.

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Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) gets you around 13 cities with rail, bus, paratransit, and rideshare services. We serve DFW International Airport and Fort Worth via the Trinity Railway Express (TRE). The service area consists of 13 cities: Addison, Carrollton, Cockrell Hill, Dallas, Farmers Branch, Garland, Glenn Heights, Highland Park, Irving, Plano, Richardson, Rowlett and University Park.
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