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Our Guide to Your Spring Break Staycation

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Don’t have any plans to get away for Spring Break this year – no worries! We’ve got you covered with some fun activities and places to visit right in your backyard that are accessible via transit. Check out all the places you can go without an airplane ticket: Dallas-Fort Worth Attractions Dallas Zoo – check […]

March 11, 2016 / By / Post a Comment
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Meet Gloria Vila: DCTA Customer Service Extraordinaire

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Gloria Vila, a Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA) Customer Service representative, rides the A-train from the Old Town Station to the Euline Brock Downtown Denton Transit Center (DDTC) every day to work. While on the A-train, she enjoys listening to music, scrolling Facebook and talking with her grandkids, who also ride the A-train every morning […]

February 25, 2016 / By / 2 Comments
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Spreading DCTA Love Throughout Denton County

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Much like a good love story, DCTA is consistently in search of a happy ending. Many of those happy endings come to fruition by way of new and longstanding partnerships throughout our community. Currently, DCTA is partnering with Denton ISD to provide a safer route for Ryan High School students who travel along East McKinney […]

February 15, 2016 / By / Post a Comment
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UPDATE: Ride Public Transit for a Healthier Heart

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Taking advantage of public transportation can benefit you in many ways – including better health! Several recent studies have found that use of public transportation delivers numerous health and safety benefits, including having lower risk of high blood pressure, diabetes, and being overweight. In honor of American Heart Month, here’s some info on how DCTA […]

February 4, 2016 / By / Post a Comment
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First Quarter State of the Agency

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It’s no surprise that Denton County is growing like gangbusters. In 2014, Denton County was the ninth fastest growing county in the state, with a 3.3 percent increase of people moving to the area. So how do all of these folks get from Point A to Point B? Well, DCTA would like to think that […]

February 3, 2016 / By / 2 Comments
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Community Partner Spotlight: Keep Denton Beautiful

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As a public transit agency, we are committed to incorporating green, sustainable practices and solutions. We love the communities we serve and use our resources to make them better places to live, work, and play. Another organization that is also working hard to improve the environment is Keep Denton Beautiful (KDB). We applaud our friends […]

January 18, 2016 / By / Post a Comment
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Make Your Voice Heard at Our January COA Meetings

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We have our Comprehensive Operational Analysis meetings coming up this month and you don’t want to miss it! Our staff is presenting proposals and recommendations for bus service and route changes for Denton, Highland Village and Lewisville. Below are meeting dates and times: Denton Open House Meetings Open house meetings will be held in Denton […]

January 12, 2016 / By / Post a Comment
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