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Roundup: July Public Transit Chatter

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The year is now more than halfway over, but that hasn’t stopped the slew of transit news that keeps on piling in! From decked-out bus stops to bamboo trains, check out our top stories we’ve rounded up for you to read this month: Bus stop transformed into “first-class” experience Who would’ve thought you could glamorize […]

July 23, 2019 / By / Post a Comment
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Dress for Success: Summertime Transit Tricks

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If you’ve ever experienced a Texas summer, then you know how challenging it can be to dress for work and avoid the inevitable summer sweats, especially when taking public transit. From unsightly pit stains to sweaty hair, the summer heat has a way of ruining any attempt to be fashion-forward. I have faced decades of […]

July 22, 2019 / By / Post a Comment
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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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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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#AskDCTA: How Kid-Friendly is DCTA?

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Wondering what you can and can’t bring on DCTA vehicles? Need to know more about our lost and found policy? Now you can #AskDCTA! In our monthly blog content series, our customer service team answers frequently-asked rider questions to better engage with our riders and improve their experience when riding DCTA. For the month of […]

April 23, 2019 / By / Post a Comment