They’ve been gone from Dallas for generations. But streetcars are poised to make a comeback. A ceremonial groundbreaking took place in Oak Cliff on Friday near one of the scheduled new streetcar stops
A new way to get around town is officially breaking ground on Friday. DART’s new multi-million dollar streetcar line will link Union Station in downtown Dallas with the Oak Cliff area.
Today’s explosions in Boston led to heightened security across the country. It was evident at tonight’s Dallas Maverick’s game, where officers clearly increased their efforts to ensure fan safety.
DART drivers were sent a warning late Wednesday after one of its bus operators was caught apparently reading a book while driving.
A police trainee with DART was wounded early Wednesday morning after his service weapon accidentally discharged. The bullet struck the trainee in the leg.
A DART committee is urging the full DART board to expand its pay parking lots. DART is into the first year of a pilot program to ease congestion at its most-used lots…now a committee thinks it’s successful enough that DART should expand it further.
Dallas Area Rapid Transit is considering charging some riders for parking at additional stations.
What was old is new again. The street car is coming back to Oak Cliff. And it’s coming back to a revived section of southern Dallas.
Mayor Robert Cluck says Arlington has reached a deal with DART and Fort Worth’s transportation authority to operate buses in Arlington.
Major changes could be coming to DART, as North Texas cities that never became part of the system could soon be getting service. This includes Arlington.
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.
DART rolled out its new model of bus on Monday morning, and it sports a lot of new features including bigger windows and more spaces for passengers in wheelchairs.