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Spot the Difference: Commuter vs. Light Rail

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Have you ever wondered the difference between our train and our neighbors over at Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)? Along with the differences in types of service provided and the area served, there is also a difference in the type of trains we operate. We talked with our rail experts here at DCTA and scoured […]

August 28, 2019 / By / 4 Comments
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From the Riders: Embarrassing Transit Stories

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Have you ever hopped on the wrong bus or pulled the stop request early? We’ve all been there. Getting distracted by a conversation or dozing off while riding happens to the best of us. But sometimes making a mistake can lead to adventure or sometimes a funny story. We asked our riders to tell us […]

July 18, 2019 / By / Post a Comment
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Clean Air Action Day: 5 Ways to Help Our Air

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We are kicking off summer by celebrating Clean Air Action Day. What’s Clean Air Action Day? We’re so glad you asked! Clean Air Action Day is a day each year that we partner with Air North Texas and commit to doing one thing that will help improve air quality. We must admit we look forward to this […]

June 21, 2019 / By / Post a Comment
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Roundup: May Public Transit Chatter

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Hello May! Time is going by so fast, we can’t believe we’re almost halfway done with 2019. Just like time, transit news is coming in so quickly that it can be hard to keep up with what’s going on! But that’s nothing to fret over because we’ve got you covered. Check out our top picks […]

May 14, 2019 / By / Post a Comment
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Capture This: April Photo Roundup

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They say April showers bring May flowers. This time April brought more than just rain- it brought festivals and fun! We love seeing the photos that our riders post of their DCTA experience. These are some of the posts from our riders that were our favorite this month! Make sure to tag #RideDCTA in any […]

April 30, 2019 / By / Post a Comment