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DART Doing Away With Paid Parking At 3 Stations

Paid parking was put in place a couple of years ago but the DART Board recently voted to get rid of the Fair Share Parking program, because it was not making enough money to sustain itself.

04/02/2014

Bruce Springsteen (Photo by Fiona Goodall/Getty Images)

Fans Should Expect Tight Security For Final Four Concerts

The eyes of the college basketball world will be on North Texas in less than two weeks when Arlington hosts the men’s NCAA Final Four tournament games at AT&T Stadium.

CBS 11–03/24/2014

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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

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

Pedestrian Dies In Fall From DART Platform

A senior citizen was killed Friday afternon at the Downtown Carrollton DART Station after he stumbled off the platform into a moving train.

03/30/2012

A Trinity Railway Express train.  (Photo credit Joel Thomas, CBS 11 News)

Fort Worth Mayor Says Commuter Rail Progress “Unacceptable”

Fort Worth’s mayor is calling for faster action on getting a commuter rail built. During a Fort Worth Transportation Authority retreat Mayor Betsy Price said the expected TEX Rail completion date will leave Tarrant County residents waiting for years.

03/29/2012

Light Rail Passengers Tunnel

Light Rail Riders Take To Tunnel After Train Breakdown

A sea of thousands used DART’s light rail system Thursday for the Mavs Downtown parade celebration. It was the busiest day of the year for DART, but it was also one that included danger and outrage.

06/17/2011

The T Bus

The T Articulating Plan For Express Buses Along Lancaster

It runs on the road, not the tracks. And it has a driver, not a conductor. But the Fort Worth Transportation Authority doesn’t want you to think of its new bus, like it’s a bus.

06/09/2011

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

Hundreds Of Cameras To Watch Over DART Riders

Nearly 69,000 passengers ride the Dallas Area Rapid Transit light rail system every day during the work week. As DART expands into other cities, protecting those riders is becoming a daunting task. Now the agency is going high-tech by installing hundreds of cameras at all of its rail stations.

04/04/2011

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

DART Increasing Number Of Collin Co. Light Rail Trains

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) is reacting to rising gasoline prices by moving up a plan to increase the number of light rail trains running on the Red Line, to and from Collin County.

CBSDFW.COM–03/09/2011

DART Trains Slowed by Lightning Strike

Some DART rail riders were late getting home last night because of rush hour storms.

07/28/2010