Public Transportation

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How To Save Money On A Trip To Europe

With a little bit of planning, a trip to Europe can be surprisingly affordable.

09/10/2014

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How To Save Money On Traveling – Taking Public Transportation

Here is your practical guide on how to save money by taking public transportation, including fare, timetable and system map information.

06/12/2014

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The World’s Coolest Train Stations

Despite the abundance of public transportation options, trains remain a popular and consistent way to travel easily. Check out the world’s coolest train stations.

11/13/2013

In this photo illustration a man refuels his car at a gas station. (credit: Getty Images/Miguel Villagran)

Texans Encouraged To Ride Transit & Dump The Pump

If this week’s spike in gasoline prices have you down do something about it – today is the 8th Annual National Dump the Pump Day.

CBSDFW.COM–06/20/2013

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DART Streetcar Project A Go

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

CBS 11–05/03/2013

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A Chance for Millions of Dollars in State Funding Comes with a Hitch: How Will it be Spent?

Public transportation officials in Fort Worth are hoping to get millions of additional dollars in state funding to build a commuter rail line in Tarrant County.

12/11/2012

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DART Considers Selling Naming Rights

Officials with DART could soon give a new proposal the green light. DART is discussing possibly selling off the naming rights for its stations, buses and train lines.

11/13/2012

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Free Public Transport On Election Day

DART in Dallas and The T in Fort Worth are offering riders free fares on Election Day for those carrying a valid voter registration card.

11/06/2012

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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

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

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Passenger Train Could Connect DFW To Shreveport

Amtrak and Texas transportation officials are looking into starting passenger rail service from the DFW area to the Shreveport, Louisiana.

03/02/2012

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

Take The Bus To The Train In Mesquite

It’s a first-of-its-kind agreement involving DART. They’re teaming up with Mesquite to move commuters by bus to the nearest train station.

02/27/2012

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