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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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Why We’re Thankful

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It’s that time of the year where everyone takes time to ponder on what they’re grateful for in their life. For us, there have been so many great opportunities and accomplishments we achieved this year – and we wanted to take the time to share those with you! Here are a just a few reasons […]

November 22, 2016 / By / Post a Comment
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Meet Meloneé Scruggs: Social Media Intern Guru

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Think of the first thing that you do when you wake up in the morning. Maybe it’s brewing that first cup of fresh coffee. Perhaps it’s hopping straight into a cold shower to jump start your day. For many of us, the first thing that we do in the morning is check our phones—scrolling through […]

November 17, 2016 / By / Post a Comment
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UPDATE: Easy-to-Follow Steps to Use DCTA’s Uber Discount Program in Highland Village

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We want to make it easier for our passengers to get around Highland Village and have partnered with Uber to provide more transit options for those traveling within the designated Highland Village Zone. For this discount program, we’re offering a $2 discount for rides in the DCTA view on the Uber app. If you request […]

November 16, 2016 / By / Post a Comment
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