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DCTA goes 24/7 with GORequest

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It’s easier than ever to contact the Denton County Transportation Authority The Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA) has just made it easier for you to send your requests, questions, and concerns to DCTA staff.  Earlier this month, we launched “GORequest”, a new system that will allow you to contact us 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week in […]

April 18, 2012 / By / Post a Comment
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RT @fta_dot: @APTA_Transit reports: Ridi

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RT @fta_dot: @APTA_Transit reports: Riding public #transit instead of driving can save you $10,000 a year as gas prices remain high: http://t.co/QWDdGfSV

April 18, 2012 / By / Post a Comment
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Positive Train Control – Improved Safety for Commuter Rail

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After a very tragic commuter rail accident in Southern California (ultimately linked to a train engineer texting and missing a signal), legislation was introduced at the federal level to require the implementation of positive train control on freight and commuter railroads.  While there has been much debate over the high cost of this unfunded federal […]

April 17, 2012 / By / Post a Comment
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Grab your markers and paper! @DentonRC

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Grab your markers and paper! @DentonRC & @RideDCTA are holding a Rail Safety Poster Contest. Masterpieces due June 8 http://ow.ly/ak6tG

April 17, 2012 / By / Post a Comment
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RT @ridedcta: Take @RideDCTA instead RT

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RT @ridedcta: Take @RideDCTA instead RT @mashable: Put the Phone Down: April Is Distracted Driving Awareness Month – http://t.co/m9CTRUAp

April 14, 2012 / By / Post a Comment
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President Post: Safety Campaign

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Light rail and commuter trains, like the A-train, link cities and suburbs, provide alternatives to congested highways, offer more affordable travel options, and lead to a cleaner, more sustainable quality of life. With higher fuel prices and the increasing demand for transit options, public transportation ridership in North Texas and across the nation continues to […]

April 13, 2012 / By / Post a Comment
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Introducing Transit Talk!

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DCTA is always looking for new and better ways to communicate to our customers. This week, we introduced GoRequest, an web-based mobile application that allows customers to offer comments, commendation or complaints about our service. Today, we introduce Transit Talk, a blog that DCTA will use to provide regular updates on DCTA happenings and transit industry news. DCTA president, […]

April 11, 2012 / By / Post a Comment
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