Behind the Scenes: Meet Safety Manager Louise Francois
Behind the Scenes: Meet Safety Manager Louise Francois
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Meet the New and Improved RideDCTA.net (Now Here)
Meet the New and Improved RideDCTA.net (Now Here)
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#AskDCTA: How Does DCTA Accommodate Bikes and Cyclists?
#AskDCTA: How Does DCTA Accommodate Bikes and Cyclists?
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#RideDCTA with Contactless Payment
#RideDCTA with Contactless Payment
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Now Arriving: Historic (and Haunted?) Downtowns

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October 15, 2021 / By / Post a Comment
Along the 21-mile A-train commuter rail line, you can visit three prominent downtowns, each rich with history and some of the oldest buildings still standing in North Texas. The downtown squares and main streets of Denton, Lewisville and Carrollton may be popular spots for dining and shopping; but, by diving into their pasts, you’ll discover […]
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Join Us at the Great State Fair of Texas!

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Our State Fair ticket combo deal is back! Purchase a Fair ticket through DCTA for $20.50 and get one FREE DCTA and DART local day pass to get straight to the Fair gate! Tickets are subject to availability. We can only process three bundles per shipment. Purchase additional bundles through separate transactions.  Our State Fair of Texas ticket combo deal […]

October 8, 2021 / By / Post a Comment
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Fall Into Fun in Denton County

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October brings pumpkin spice, crisp mornings and the promise of winter. Beautiful weather makes this month perfect for outdoor activities such as visiting pumpkin patches, checking out fall foliage, hiking or biking the DCTA Rail Trail, decorating your home and yard for fall, watching scary movies, reading suspenseful books, roasting marshmallows to make S’mores and […]

October 8, 2021 / By / Post a Comment
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Rail Safety Week September 20-26, 2021

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We Can Save Lives at Railroad Crossings and on Train Tracks Join us for Rail Safety Week! At Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA) safety is our number one priority. We continuously promote rail safety. As part of this commitment, we provide education about avoiding dangerous behaviors around railroad tracks. It is essential to be extra […]

September 21, 2021 / By / Post a Comment
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Now Arriving: Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area

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By Guest Author Robby Jonathon Stengel  Located on the southern edge of Lewisville Lake, where the Elm Fork of the Trinity River continues, the Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area (LLELA) is a haven for exploring the natural beauty of North Texas. The 2,600-acre preserve features a six-mile network of hiking trails, as well as a […]

August 31, 2021 / By / Post a Comment
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This Month in Mobility: August Public Transit Chatter

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By Guest Author Robby Jonathon Stengel It feels like the stars are aligning for the future of public transit. Government leaders agreed that public transit is worth a historic level of funding, experts recognized that the transit industry can evolve to meet unprecedented needs, and world health organizations are pushing harder than ever for changes […]

August 23, 2021 / By / Post a Comment
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This Month in Mobility: July Public Transit Chatter

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By Guest Author Robby Jonathon Stengel We’re beginning to see the light at the end of the tunnel, and it feels good to see life getting back to normal. But some things will never be as they were before the pandemic. Our lives and communities will be forever changed. I wanted to share with you, […]

July 26, 2021 / By / Post a Comment
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Best of Series: Ride our A-train for a Summer Adventure

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Feeling a bit busy, stressed, overwhelmed, or just want to have a good time? Ride our A-train and discover a new way of freedom by letting us do the driving so you can focus on savoring every moment of the experience and simply have fun. While on our train, look out the window and admire […]

July 21, 2021 / By / Post a Comment
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Take a Ride on DCTA and Learn a New Skill

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By Guest Author Robby Jonathon Stengel Learning a new skill is scientifically proven to increase your mental agility, boost your confidence and make you a happier, more interesting person. And, one great advantage of riding DCTA’s A-train is the time you have to learn a new skill. Now that we’ve connected these two dots, where […]

July 19, 2021 / By / Post a Comment
Rail Safety Week
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Meet the DCTA Safety Kids – the Coolest Kids Around!

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This month, we want to introduce our readers to our DCTA Safety Kids – the coolest kids around! The Safety Kids made their debut this year in the “Fun Adventures with the DCTA Kids coloring book which can be downloaded from our Community Education website page. The DCTA Safety Kids understand the importance of safety […]

July 14, 2021 / By / Post a Comment
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