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Transit Tracker vs. Where’s My Ride – What’s the Difference?

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We’re excited for the recent launch or our new Transit Tracker system which provides passengers with access to real-time information for the DCTA A-train, fixed-route bus and shuttle services. Passengers can track vehicles via phone, online, text and free mobile application. The real-time information in DCTA’s Transit Tracker system is powered by Swiftly who generates […]

October 19, 2017 / By / Post a Comment
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Third Quarter State of the Agency (Fiscal Year 2017)

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This year has brought lots of changes for Denton County and DCTA. We were able to launch two of our services – North Texas Xpress and our Highland Village Uber discount program – and we have a few more projects in the works that we can’t wait to share them with you!   High Intensity […]

August 9, 2017 / By / 2 Comments
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The Five W’s of the Upcoming Denton Connect Bus Service Changes

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We recently held a series of open house events this past February to present the final proposal for Denton Connect Bus service changes scheduled to be implemented on May 15, 2017. These are the most dramatic changes that have been made to Denton Connect Bus service since DCTA took over service from the City of […]

April 10, 2017 / By / Post a Comment
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The 411 on the Trump Administration’s Plan for Public Transit

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Public transit is an essential part of this country. In fact, nearly 70 percent of Americans showed support for investments to repair and improve public transit infrastructure, according to the 2016 First View Post-Election Research poll conducted by American Public Transportation Association. With a new White House administration, a lot of chatter has occurred about […]

February 10, 2017 / By / 2 Comments
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First Quarter State of the Agency (Fiscal Year 2017)

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It seems as if we just topped our office Christmas tree with a star and yet here we are, already reviewing first quarter results for the agency. As quickly as time seems to be flying, DCTA is keeping in step with the successful launch of two new services that have definitely added some flare to […]

February 7, 2017 / By / Post a Comment
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Hop on Board the Peyton Express Tour!

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Who doesn’t love trains? Of course we do, and many of you too – especially Peyton Boyer, a witty seven-year-old who made an adorable video with his dad about our A-train during this past Thanksgiving holiday! You can view his video here: https://t.co/wq2T4BXBBH. After we saw this video, we knew we had to reach out […]

December 20, 2016 / By / Post a Comment
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Take Winter by Storm with Our Travel Preparedness Tips

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Commuting during the winter season is not always a pleasant experience – we get it! With this in mind, it’s important to always be prepared for inclement winter weather during your commute on our vehicles. We’ve put together some helpful tips for you to take winter by storm and be best prepared for any weather […]

December 7, 2016 / By / 2 Comments
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