Monthly Archives: September 2019

DART: Your Ride This Weekend

You know autumn is here when the State Fair begins. This weekend has your first chance to get some decadent fried foods and your last chance to get some fresh local produce. There’s a legendary football game going on, too. … Continue reading

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In Pictures: Silver Line Groundbreaking Sept. 19

DART broke ground on the new 26-mile Silver Line regional rail service during six ceremonies Thursday, Sept. 19. The events took place across DART’s historic Cotton Belt Corridor in Addison, Plano, Dallas, Carrollton and Richardson, and ended at DFW International … Continue reading

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Your State Fair Game Day Survival Guide

Howdy, folks! DART and the State Fair of Texas welcome college football fans to Dallas. With the fair making its annual run from Sept. 27 to Oct. 20 at Fair Park in Dallas, it’s time for exciting gridiron action. Get … Continue reading

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State Fair + Hispanic Heritage Month = Great Fun!

Hispanic culture is a big part of Texas. And when you’re at the State Fair of Texas, you’ll get some great opportunities to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, which began Sept. 15 and runs through Oct. 15. Check out these fun … Continue reading

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DART: Your Ride This Weekend

Temps are finally coming down, at least a little. Perfect autumn weather? Maybe not yet, but you can still bask in the magnificent foliage of fall this weekend. You can also toast the so-close-you-can-taste-it season with a German beer, grab … Continue reading

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Get an Up-Close Look at Electric Vehicles Sept. 21

PRESS RELEASE North Central Texas Council of Governments Contact: Brian Wilson; 817-704-2511; [email protected] Kenneth Bergstrom; 817-704-5643; [email protected] Get an Up-Close Look at Electric Vehicles Sept. 21 Learn about exciting technology from vehicle owners at DART’s North Irving Transit Center Sept. … Continue reading

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Help Sustain the Environment and Ride Electric on DART Light Rail Trains

As part of DART’s celebration of National Drive Electric Week, we’re sharing interesting facts about our electric light rail system. You make a positive impact on our region’s air quality every time you hop on board DART Rail instead of … Continue reading

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DART: Delivering Economic Benefits to North Texas

DART doesn’t just provide North Texans with flexible transit options; we also provide our region with significant economic benefits. Since 1996, DART Rail has not only helped connect riders and community members, but has also created billions of dollars in … Continue reading

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DART to Midway Rides, Fried Food and Texas-Style Fun

Big Tex is rested and getting ready to emcee another 24 days of corny dogs, rides and all those other things only available at the State Fair of Texas. The State Fair kicks off Sept. 27 and it’s totally DARTable. Follow … Continue reading

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Ride Electric on DART’s Proterra Catalyst Buses

National Drive Electric Week continues through Sept. 22. Join us as we celebrate the role  electric vehicles play in reducing greenhouse gas emissions by riding one of DART’s 35-foot Proterra Catalyst battery-electric buses. Did you know Proterra buses produce zero tailpipe … Continue reading

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