Dallas Area Rapid Transit

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DART Rail Schedules Change Ahead Of Orange Line Opening

Next week, some Dallas commuters may find themselves running to catch the train or finding out it left five minutes before they arrived. Starting Monday, DART will begin running transition schedules in preparation for the new Orange Line rail service.

07/09/2012

A DART paratransit bus was involved in a three vehicle collision on the Dallas North Tollway on June 29, 2012. All the southbound lanes were closed. (Credit: Chopper 11)

DART Paratransit Bus Involved In 5-Car Collision On Tollway

Two people were hospitalized following a violent five-vehicle collision involving a DART Paratransit bus that shut down all southbound lanes of the Dallas North Tollway at Oak Lawn.

06/29/2012

Passengers board and exit the DART public transportation system at the St. Paul Station in Dallas. (credit: DART)

Swap A Gas Receipt For A Free Local Transit Pass

North Texans are being encouraged to ‘Dump the Pump’ and use public transportation. Starting today, DART, the T in Fort Worth, and the DCTA are all swapping gas receipts for free transit passes.

06/08/2012

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

Public DART Meetings Regarding Fare Increases Begin

The first of 18 scheduled meetings concerning a proposed DART fare increase is tonight at 6:30 p.m. in Richardson.

06/05/2012

DART Logo on Bus

DART Defends Special Needs Program

A family who relies on DART to pick up and drop off a woman with special needs says the service is dropping her off early and no one is home.

05/23/2012

The scene outside the MLK DART Station about an hour after a man was pushed in front of a moving train and killed. (Credit: Jay Gormley/KTVT)

14-Year-Old To Serve 22 Years In Prison For Role In DART Train Death

A 14-year-old boy, standing next to his mother, was sentenced Thursday to 22 years in prison for his role in the killing of a man at a Dallas DART station last November.

04/05/2012

A Dallas Area Rapid Transit bus sits at a bus station in downtown Dallas. (credit: Dallas Area Rapid Transit)

For Customers, DART Police Just A Text Away

Public transit users in the Dallas area will have another way to summon help. On Friday, DART patrons can begin texting to reach police.

04/05/2012

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

DART Commuter Buses Running In Mesquite

Getting to and from Mesquite is a little easier for commuters now. Monday, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) expanded bus service to the city.

03/12/2012

A Dallas Area Rapid Transit bus sits at a bus station in downtown Dallas. (credit: Dallas Area Rapid Transit)

DART Chief To Ask Board To Hire More Officers

DART police chief J.D. Spiller will ask DART board members on Tuesday to hire several dozen new officers for the 2013 budget year, which will begin in October.

03/01/2012

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

Bus Service Could Pave Way For Light Rail In Mesquite

A new shuttle service starting in Mesquite this month could pave the way for a new light rail system east of Dallas.

03/01/2012

File Photo of a DART light rail train. (credit: www.dart.org)

Passengers Returning On News Of Beefed Up DART Security

DART appears to have kept its promise of an officer on every train.

02/22/2012

Passengers board and exit the DART public transportation system at the St. Paul Station in Dallas. (credit: DART)

DART To Have A Security Presence On All Light Rail Trains

After several deadly incidents on Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) rail trains and buses, and concerns about safety, DART has officially moved to increase security presence on all DART trains.

02/21/2012

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