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Dallas Area Rapid Transit

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Guide To DFW’s Public Transportation

This urban wonderland has many public transportation options. For a more eco-friendly and stress-free way to navigate the Metroplex, try one of these rides on for size.

03/06/2014

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DART Displays Potential Electric-Powered Bus Model

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) is looking to electrify its fleet with new electric-powered buses. One of the potential models was on display Tuesday afternoon in front of DART headquarters.

CBSDFW.COM–02/11/2014

DART Logo on Bus

7 Hurt In DART Bus Accident Released From Hospitals

Seven people who were hurt in a traffic accident involving a Dallas Area Rapid Transit bus and four other vehicles during freezing weather have been released from area hospitals.

12/23/2013

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HOV Violator Crackdown Catches Solo Drivers & Local Officers

“I got on and I couldn’t get off.” “They didn’t give us no choice!” Those are some of the excuses Dallas County Sheriff Deputies are hearing from drivers traveling solo in the high-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes along Interstate-30 in Dallas.

CBS 11–10/16/2013

The Metro Arlington Xpress, or MAX, connects Arlington to the Centerport/DFW Station near DFW Airport. (credit: cbsdfw.com)

Ribbon Cutting Means Arlington Loses A Title It Did Not Want

As a line of dignitaries stood in front of a colorful bus, with a ribbon and scissors in hand, spectators counted down to the ribbon cutting and to Arlington losing a title it did not want. The Metro ArlingtonXpress (MAX) is up and running.

CBS 11–08/19/2013

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Arlington MAX Bus Service Ends Mass Transit Drought In City

It’s a “birth” resulting from the “marriage” of the Fort Worth Transportation Authority (The T) and Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART), and it means the first ever mass transportation service for the City of Arlington.

CBSDFW.COM–06/18/2013

DART Logo on Bus

DART Votes For Arlington Commuter Bus Line Pilot Project

Arlington could get its first taste of mass transit later this year. DART voted to move ahead with plans for a commuter bus line, running between the University of Texas at Arlington and th TRE CentrePort Station.

CBSDFW.COM–05/29/2013

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DART Board Votes On New Downtown Tourist Shuttle Service

DART could start a new shuttle bus service in downtown this summer. On Monday the Transportation and Environment Council Committee was briefed on the $1.2 million Downtown Dallas Shuttle Project.

CBSDFW.COM–05/14/2013

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DART Gives Warning After Driver Caught Reading

DART drivers were sent a warning late Wednesday after one of its bus operators was caught apparently reading a book while driving.

04/05/2013

A look at a DART bus outside of Mesquite's Hanby Stadium. (credit: DART)

Arlington ‘Experimenting’ With Bus Service From DART, The T

Mayor Robert Cluck says Arlington has reached a deal with DART and Fort Worth’s transportation authority to operate buses in Arlington.

03/07/2013

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DART Expecting More Riders As Gas Prices Climb

Officials with Dallas Area Rapid transit (DART) are optimistic they’ll see a bump in ridership because of spiking gasoline prices. Gas prices have been on the rise for more than a month and public transportation systems across North Texas have seen an increase in passengers.

CBSDFW.COM–02/20/2013

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Pedestrian Dies After Being Struck By DART Train

Police are investigating the death of a pedestrian who was struck by a Dallas Area Rapid Transit train on an elevated stretch of track.

01/03/2013

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