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Celebrate National Train Day with DCTA!

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This Saturday, May 10, has been designated as National Train Day and we here at DCTA are doing a few things to celebrate! We have partnered with the Denton Area Model Railroad Club who will be on site at the Euline Brock Downtown Denton Transit Center (DDTC) with a model train exhibit. This is free […]

May 6, 2014 / By / Post a Comment
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Come Visit Us at the Denton Arts & Jazz Festival!

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Curious about this weekend’s Denton Arts and Jazz Festival? Here’s everything you need to know! Connect Routes 4, 5 and 6 will drop off at Quakertown Park. Bus service will end at 8:30 p.m. Friday night and 6:30 p.m. on Saturday night. For those who wish to take the A-train (which just just a short […]

April 25, 2014 / By / Post a Comment
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Ride DCTA for Free When You Whisper “Lucky Green”

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In recognition of St. Patrick’s Day, Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA) is offering a special promotion on Saturday, March 15 – the same day of Dallas’ annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade.  The local community can ride DCTA’s A-train commuter rail and Connect bus for free on March 15 if they say the secret password phrase […]

March 11, 2014 / By / Post a Comment
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“Selfie With Your Favorite Bus Operator” Photo Contest

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In honor of International Bus Driver Appreciation Day on March 18 – a day to thank all bus drivers and honor them for hard work and patience – we’re hosting a photo contest to encourage passengers and the local community to recognize and honor our hard-working bus operators. How the Contest Works Strike a fun […]

February 27, 2014 / By / Post a Comment
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Take Action for Clean Air and Ride DCTA This Saturday

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The Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA) supports the North Central Texas Council of Governments’ Clean Air Action Day on July 7 and encourages Denton County residents to take action for clean air and ride DCTA Saturday for a little family fun and then tell us about it by logging your commitment at www.airnorthtexas.org. Whether weekend […]

July 6, 2012 / By / 1 Comment
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Gas Prices Cramping Vacation Fantasies? Try a Staycation Instead

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Summer travel can be expensive.  With the cost of gas and airline tickets, it’s easy to come to the conclusion that a vacation is out of the question this summer. DCTA is encouraging area residents to consider a staycation and experience all the Denton County and North Texas have to offer. Transit makes staycations easier […]

June 22, 2012 / By / 1 Comment
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May is National Bike Month – How will you celebrate?

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DCTA not only promotes transit use but also the use of other alternate transportation modes.  We offer vanpools, promote carpooling/ridesharing and encourage biking/walking.   13% of DCTA commuters use bikes as part of their journey to work or school.  The Denton Rail Trail along the A-train corridor is also heavily used. May is National Bike Month.  To help celebrate, the […]

May 9, 2012 / By / 1 Comment
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