Monthly Archives: July 2017

How Does DART Support North Texas’ Workforce?

Have you ever wondered the role DART plays in helping folks get to and from their workplace?  Today we are giving you the numbers and breaking down DART’s role in helping North Texans travel safely to their places of employment. … Continue reading

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College Factual Credits DART Access for Improving College Affordability

Recently, USA Today College published an online article from College Factual, a website that helps college students identify affordable higher education. Two schools that made the top 10 list are Southern Methodist University in Dallas and the University of Dallas … Continue reading

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DART: Your Ride This Weekend

It’s shaping up into a very DARTable weekend. We’ve got crafts than can float, a boy who can fly, and a bona fide Eagle. Are we missing anything? Let’s jump in: Friday, July 21 It’s the third Friday of the … Continue reading

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Ride DART to Dollar Day at the Dallas Zoo

Dollar Day at the Dallas Zoo returns tomorrow, July 20. Hop on board DART’s Red Line to Dallas Zoo Station and enjoy the Zoo’s $1 admission and dollar deals from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. DART’s GoPass app offers you the … Continue reading

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More Growth! More Opportunities! More Traffic?

It’s no secret. Our region is growing – seemingly by the minute! North Texas welcomed more than 140,000 new residents in 2015-2016; more than any other metro area welcomed in one year. This growth speaks to the vitality of our … Continue reading

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Best of DART

We’re fortunate to have top-notch cultural institutions, great parks and an amazing skyline in North Texas. Everyone has favorite “best” spots, and we’ve compiled this partial list of ours. Jukebox Adair’s Saloon, near Deep Ellum Station, has been in business … Continue reading

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Finding Solutions to Reduce Traffic Congestion in Plano

  Recently, DART President/Executive Director Gary Thomas joined leaders from the City of Plano, the North Texas Tollway Authority and the Texas Department of Transportation at a press conference to share their efforts to reduce the number of vehicles on … Continue reading

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Perot Partnership Allows More to See Maya Exhibition

This summer, DART is partnering with the Perot Museum of Nature and Science to offer $1 dollar admission for members of the community who otherwise might not be able to treat their families to the popular museum. The Perot’s Community … Continue reading

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DART: Your Ride This Weekend

We’ve got Asian films, a French festival and British theater all going on this weekend – and, of course, it’s DARTable. Take a look: Friday, July 14 The 16th Annual Asian Film Festival of Dallas is in full swing all … Continue reading

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DART to National Pecan Pie Day

Nothing says “Texas” like pecans – they come from our state tree, after all – and today is National Pecan Pie day. These DARTable destinations offer a great slice of Texas. The pecan pies at Emporium Pies happen to be … Continue reading

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