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About DART Daily

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.

Three Transit-Oriented Development Projects Earn CLIDE Award

Three development projects built near DART Rail Stations have earned a 2017 Celebrating Leadership in Development Excellence (CLIDE) Award from the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG). The CityLine project in Richardson, Village of Rowlett in Rowlett, and Tyler … Continue reading

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Final Public Input Meetings this Week, Next Monday about Proposed Fare Restructure

DART is conducting the last round of pre-public hearing community meetings this week. Next Monday, June 26, the agency will hold the final two pre-public hearing meetings at DART Headquarters at noon and 6:30 p.m. See DART.org/FareRestructure to view the … Continue reading

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Send us your questions and #Get2KnowD2

As you may know, DART is close to finding a Locally Preferred Alternative (LPA) that we will submit to the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) in the fall.  We’ve established three major options for the D2 Subway’s path and two major … Continue reading

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Irving’s Downtown Heritage Crossing District is On the Move

Renovation and restoration are reshaping one of Irving’s most charming areas. The district – with its parks, plazas, vintage feel, historic homes and even a stop on the Trinity Railway Express (Downtown Irving/Heritage Crossing Station) – is a great place … Continue reading

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Public input meetings in Plano, Carrollton, Cockrell Hill and Dallas next week about proposed fare restructure

Pre-Public Hearing community meetings continue Monday, June 19, with meetings next week in Plano, Carrollton, Cockrell Hill and Dallas. See DART.org/FareRestructure to view the Proposed Fare Restructure and all meeting dates and times. Monday, June 19, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. … Continue reading

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Can you tell fact from fiction? D2 + Cotton Belt

This week, we’re testing your knowledge on two of DART’s newest Capital Investment Projects, the D2 Subway and the Cotton Belt! Although both of these projects fall into the category of Capital Investment Projects, they each have unique purposes, are … Continue reading

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DART Easily to MegaFest Events in June

DART is the easiest way to attend MegaFest when it returns to the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center June 28 through July 1. An estimated 100,000 people from across North Texas and the country are expected and a lot of … Continue reading

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Express Bus offers more options for commuting to Plano’s Legacy Business Park

West Plano is booming. As the population of this area grows, so does the traffic. And DART has responded. Crosstown travel in Plano became easier once DART introduced Express Bus Route 211 in March. The new route travels nonstop between Parker Road … Continue reading

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Meet #OurDART Team for the D2 Subway!

Transit projects like the D2 Subway are a big deal for everyone involved, including North Texas residents, businesses, and the neighborhoods through which the subway will run. Have you ever wondered who is behind the implementation of a project like … Continue reading

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Public Input Meetings in Irving, Farmers Branch and Dallas Next Week About Proposed Fare Restructure

Pre-Public Hearing community meetings continue Monday, June 12, 2017, with meetings next week in Irving, Farmers Branch and Dallas. See DART.org/FareRestructure to view the Proposed Fare Restructure and all meeting dates and times. Monday, June 12, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. … Continue reading

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