Dallas Area Rapid Transit

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

Metropolitan ArlingtonXpress

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

(credit: DART)

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

(credit: CBS 11 News)

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

(credit: dart.org)

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

(credit: dart.org)

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

Morning Commute Expected To Be An Ugly One

As night fell on a day where 2-3 inches also fell across North Texas, many municipalities had one thing on their mind, the day after Christmas commute.

12/25/2012

(credit: dart.org)

DART Taking One Step Closer To DFW Airport

If you have a flight out of Dallas/Forth Worth International Airport during the holiday season, you will now have another option for getting there.

11/26/2012

(credit: JEFF PACHOUD/AFP/Getty Images)

Man On Tracks In Dallas Hit & Killed By Commuter Train

A transit official says a man walking on railroad tracks in Dallas has been struck and killed by a commuter train.

10/24/2012

(credit: dart.org)

DART Increases Security & Riders Say They Can Feel It

With the State Fair of Texas opening on September 28, and DART ridership sure to increase as a result, CBS 11 News took a look at security on the transit line.

09/27/2012

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