Category Archives: Capital Projects

How did you do on our Cotton Belt quiz? Check out the answers here!

Last week, we quizzed you on your knowledge about the Cotton Belt! Were you a Cotton Belt Aficionado? If not, don’t sweat it. Today, we’re breaking down the answers below and giving you all the info when it comes to … Continue reading

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Calling all Cotton Belt Aficionados

DART is making exciting progress on the Cotton Belt. We’ve finished up the draft environmental impact statement or DEIS, and we are moving forward in creating this 26-mile regional rail line. The Cotton Belt will provide much needed mobility relief … Continue reading

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Top 5 Things You Need to Know about the Cotton Belt’s DEIS

You may be asking yourself, what is a DEIS DART keeps talking about? DEIS stands for Draft Environmental Impact Statement. As a refresher, a DEIS maps out the positive and negative effects a transit project, like the Cotton Belt, may … Continue reading

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Your Capital Planning Projects Periodical

We know that there is a lot going on at DART and in North Texas, that’s why we’re bringing you a Capital Planning Projects Periodical.  Each month, we’ll post an update about the status of some of our biggest projects. … Continue reading

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A Brand-New Behind the Tracks: Cotton Belt Refresher

We know it’s been awhile since we gave you an update on the Cotton Belt. That’s why we wanted to go over where you can find information on how the Cotton Belt will be engineered, where the stations will be … Continue reading

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Your Cotton Belt Questions Answered: Act One!

DART’s recent Cotton Belt Facebook Live was an opportunity for North Texans to get their questions answered and learn more about North Texas’ newest regional rail project. Didn’t have a chance to tune in? Or maybe you had to jump … Continue reading

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ICYMI: 5 Takeaways from our Cotton Belt Facebook Live

Last week, Chad Edwards, Kay Shelton, and Carlos Huerta provided an update on the Cotton Belt project, where it currently stands, and what comes next during a special Cotton Belt Facebook Live. Chad and Kay also answered questions from the … Continue reading

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Make Sure You’re Tuned in to the Cotton Belt Updates… This Thursday!

The Cotton Belt will be a game changer for our region, providing greater accessibility, opening up more flexible transit options, and creating new opportunities for seven North Texas cities and the entire region. Join us for a special Facebook Live … Continue reading

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Tune in to a Special Cotton Belt Facebook Live

We’ve discussed many of the elements of the Cotton Belt, but we know there are still a lot of unanswered questions and concerns out there.  That’s why DART is excited to host a special Facebook Live to provide an update … Continue reading

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Building a Better Future for North Texas

Why is DART planning more than 20 years in the future? Transit projects are extensive and require a long time to plan out the engineering process and design. Additionally, a stronger, more robust public transit system will help North Texas … Continue reading

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