Category Archives: Flashback

Are you a history buff? Take our DART history quiz!

Maybe you can recall details and dates at the drop of the hat.  Test your knowledge and see if you know all about DART’s history.  Although we haven’t been around for a hundred years like other systems, we’ve done a … Continue reading

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#TBT we’re throwing it back to the Green Line!

DART is going back in time today to when we had just started our rail expansion.  Though it may feel like North Texas has always been outfitted with 93 miles of rail, we really have done a lot in a … Continue reading

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From the Vault: Plano Horse Sense

Editor’s note: In “From the Vault” we take a look back in time at historical DART stories. Today’s story originally appeared in the Summer 2003 publication “InMotion.” Plano’s rich railroad heritage is depicted in a stunning new sculpture at Downtown … Continue reading

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From the Vault: DART goes to Olympic lengths

Editor’s note: In “From the Vault” we take a look back in time at historical DART stories. Today’s story originally appeared in the Spring 2002 publication “Connections.” DART goes to Olympic lengths When Sarah Hughes skated for the gold at … Continue reading

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Flashback Video: 90’s Mavs intro video gives nod to DART Rail

Thanks to The Ticket personality TC Fleming for pointing out an interesting video from the 90’s that includes a very brief nod to the DART light rail at the 13 second mark. YES! I have been looking for this for … Continue reading

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Dallas Streetcar Flashback: Historic streetcar shop lives on as DART Police headquarters

Dallas’ first modern streetcar begins service this week and in recognition we’re taking a look back in time when streetcars were the premier method for travel across Dallas and the North Texas area. There’s one specific DART property that reminds … Continue reading

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Dallas Streetcar Flashback: New streetcar meets old rails in Oak Cliff

Dallas’ first modern streetcar begins service this week and in recognition we’re taking a look back in time when streetcars were the premier method for travel across Dallas and the North Texas area. The 100-year-old Houston St. Viaduct is listed … Continue reading

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Dallas Streetcar Flashback: Confessions of a Streetcar Junkie

Dallas’ first modern streetcar begins service this week and in recognition we’re taking a look back in time when streetcars were the premier method for travel across Dallas and the North Texas area. Confessions of a Streetcar Junkie By Don … Continue reading

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Dallas Streetcar Flashback: See Dallas’ streetcar map from 1925

Dallas’ first modern streetcar begins service this week and in recognition we’re taking a look back in time when streetcars were the premier method for travel across Dallas and the North Texas area. Ninety years ago, the public transportation map … Continue reading

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