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Adrienne Hamilton

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Transit Safety Tips for Pokémon Go Fanatics

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Attention all Pokémon Go players!  We know you’re roaming around unable to put down your phone because you need to catch ‘em all, but the distractions caused by this new reality game can put your life in jeopardy when searching for Pikachu, Weedle or any of the other characters around our A-train platforms and bus […]

August 8, 2016 / By / Post a Comment
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Meet Ed Ewell: DCTA Maintenance Guru

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Riding DCTA buses seems like a normal routine. You arrive at your stop, get on the bus, enjoy the ride and get off at your desired location. But have you ever thought about the process it takes for us to get our buses on the road every day so that our passengers such as yourself […]

July 20, 2016 / By / Post a Comment
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Top 5 Things to Know about Proposed I-35W Express Bus Service

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We recently hosted a public meeting on behalf of the Fort Worth Transportation Authority (FWTA) discussing proposed express route bus service between downtown Fort Worth and Denton, which is slated to launch in September. If you weren’t able to attend the meeting, no worries – we’ve got you covered! Here are the top five things […]

June 15, 2016 / By / Post a Comment
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Happy Fifth Birthday A-train!

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Guess what? Our A-train commuter rail line is turning five this year. For the past five years, the A-train has changed the way people travel in Denton County and has helped spur tremendous growth in the area. Since inception, DCTA has carried 2,581,022 passengers on the A-train to date. Check out some other key major […]

June 13, 2016 / By / Post a Comment
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Program Spotlight: NCTCOG Try Parking It

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Are you a regular commuter or striving to become one? Then you should check out the North Central Texas Council of Government’s (NCTCOG) Try Parking It program available for North Central Texas commuters. The ride-match and trip-logging program can help you locate ride matches via carpool and vanpool, as well as with transit, biking or […]

May 17, 2016 / By / Post a Comment