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Case for Transit: A-train Boosts Local Economy and Job Force

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We’ve recently released a new study in partnership with the Antero Group, an innovative and nationally recognized planning and engineering consulting firm, which leverages local and national statistical sources and conducted case studies of local transit-oriented development that highlights the business case for transit in Denton County. Since opening in 2011, our A-train commuter rail […]

March 26, 2018 / By / 2 Comments
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Best Ways to Say Thanks on Transit Driver Appreciation Day

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In the rain or the heat of summer, early in the morning or well after dark, and in the midst of unruly traffic and construction zones, our bus and rail operators work hard for you and your fellow passengers. But their job isn’t just arrivals and departures — they also help lost passengers find their […]

March 15, 2018 / By / Post a Comment
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Roundup: March Public Transit Chatter

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There’s so much happening in the public transportation industry, and it’s hard to keep up with some of the major projects and developments happening around the globe. We’ve scoured the headlines and picked a couple of high-profile articles to keep you in the loop!   Could a driverless, monorail people-mover be part of Fort Worth’s […]

March 13, 2018 / By / Post a Comment
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Roundup: Monthly Chatter in Public Transit

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Want to know what’s trending in the world of public transportation? Here are just a few recent stories that are riding the high-speed news rail!   Plans Unveiled for New North Texas Bullet-Train Station In late January, Texas Central Partners, LLC (Texas Central) unveiled details of its planned bullet-train station in downtown Dallas. The terminal will […]

February 12, 2018 / By / Post a Comment
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Roundup: Monthly Transit Chatter

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Want to know what’s trending in the world of public transportation?  Here are just a few of the recent transit innovations that are changing the way we get from “Point A to Point B!” Perfecting Mass Transit with Micro-Transit The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (LA Metro) is attempting to build an on-demand transit […]

January 31, 2018 / By / Post a Comment
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Capture This: January Photo Roundup

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We love seeing the photos that our riders post of their DCTA experience. These are some of the posts that were our favorite this month! Make sure to tag #RideDCTA in any of your future DCTA adventures, such as riding the bus or A-train, for a chance to be featured next month! Don’t forget to […]

January 31, 2018 / By / Post a Comment
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Looking Ahead: Public Transit Trends You’ll See in 2018

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According to Dave Fulton, the Industry Solutions Manager for Trapeze Group, a Toronto-based software solutions provider for transit agencies, “2017 and beyond is a great time to be in public transit.” Technology advancements continue to improve the way public transportation functions and serves the public. But while connected buses and driverless vehicles are all the buzz […]

December 20, 2017 / By / Post a Comment
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