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Mind Your Social Distance During Tax-Free Weekend

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During the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Texas Comptroller encourages all Texans to continue practicing social distancing while saving money on tax-free purchases during the annual Tax-Free Weekend.  Qualifying items can be purchased tax-free from a store in Texas or from an online or catalog seller doing business in Texas such as most clothing, footwear, school supplies and […]

August 4, 2020 / By / Post a Comment
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Be a Clean Air Advocate this Clean Air Action Day

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Clean Air Action Day is Wednesday, August 5, 2020, and we’re partnering with Air North Texas to celebrate! There are lots of ways to contribute to cleaner air quality while maintaining social distance during COVID-19. Some options include working from home, reducing idling when you drive, postpone mowing your lawn to when it’s not an […]

August 3, 2020 / By / Post a Comment
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Behind the Scenes: Sneak Peek into How the A-train Operates

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If you’ve ever taken a ride on our A-train you’ve probably seen the red and green signal lights as you pass by. Have you ever wondered what they mean? Or how the train operators communicate with the other train on the line? We’re taking you behind the scenes to show you how the A-train signaling […]

July 29, 2020 / By / Post a Comment
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DCTA Frontline Employee Spotlight Dispatcher Edition

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It’s been an interesting few months and things have changed a lot for us here at DCTA. From new cleaning processes to social distancing, we’re taking the necessary precautions to make sure our vehicles are safe and clean for passengers so that when you’re ready, you can ride safely. But we can’t tell you about […]

July 27, 2020 / By / Post a Comment
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This Month in Mobility: July Public Transit Chatter

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The dog days of summer are here! While the heat is blazing outside, so is the future of mobility with the continued technology innovations, transit-oriented planning and investment public transit for years to come. Need your public transit news fix? You’ve come to the right place. Read some of the stories we’ve gathered this month […]

July 23, 2020 / By / Post a Comment
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Top 5 Takeaways from DCTA’s June 2020 Online Public Meeting

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Last month, we hosted our first-ever online public meeting! While we had to change gears this year due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, we are committed to keeping the public informed on potential changes. DCTA is responding to decreased ridership since the onset of COVID-19 that many other transportation agencies across the county have experienced […]

July 21, 2020 / By / Post a Comment
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Tell Us What You Want to Read!

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Are you curious about A-train signaling and dispatching or what goes on behind the scenes at our bus operations facility? We want to hear from you! Fill out our form below to submit your blog idea and who knows, you may see a blog with your topic in the future!

July 9, 2020 / By / Post a Comment
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