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This Month in Mobility: November Public Transit Chatter

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The future of mass transit relies on innovative solutions, ranging from easier payment options for today’s riders to new transit concepts that will completely change how tomorrow’s riders will travel within major cities. For this month’s Transit Chatter, we’ll cover DART’s new touchless payment readers, British Columbia’s solution for removing older fossil fuel vehicles, and […]

November 9, 2021 / By / Post a Comment
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Now Arriving: Historic (and Haunted?) Downtowns

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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 […]

October 15, 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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Now Arriving: Denton Firefighters Museum

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By Guest Author Robby Jonathon Stengel Just a short walk from the Downtown Denton Transit Center (DDTC), the Denton Firefighters Museum is a wonderland for anyone, children and adults alike, who dreams of living the hero’s life. The museum is located in the lobby of Denton’s Central Fire Station, amidst the everyday action of fire […]

July 12, 2021 / By / Post a Comment
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PLAY Lewisville on Wheels Partners with DCTA

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Guest blog by Henry Chica, Community Events & Outreach Specialist and Falyn Westbrook, Marketing & Outreach Supervisor Did you know accessibility to parks, open green space and recreation programming can positively affect our mental, physical and social wellbeing? Parks act as a bridge to unite and provide a sense of community for everyone. Communities that […]

June 30, 2021 / By / Post a Comment
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Picture This: March Photo Roundup

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This month was full of community service and safe travels for our riders! Check out some of our favorite posts from our riders this month! Want to be featured? 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 […]

March 31, 2021 / By / Post a Comment
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Three Transit Love Stories to Brighten Your Day

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February is the month of love, and what’s more romantic than finding that special someone across the bus aisle on your daily commute? Now, we know most couples don’t find their first spark on the seats of a train, but when it does happen, public transit finds creative and memorable ways of bringing us together. […]

February 10, 2021 / By / Post a Comment
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