Tags: "Cotton Belt"

25 Sep
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9/25 – DART Community Open House Dallas – Cotton Belt Rail Corridor

Notice of DART Community Open Houses Cotton Belt Regional Rail Corridor Monday, September 25, 2017, 7:00 p.m. Parkhill Junior High School Cafeteria 16500 Shady Bank Drive, Dallas, TX 75248

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20 Sep
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9/20 – DART Community Open House Richardson – Cotton Belt Rail Corridor

Notice of DART Community Open Houses Cotton Belt Regional Rail Corridor Wednesday, September 20, 2017, 6:30 p.m. Richardson Civic Center 411 West Arapaho Road, Richardson, TX 75080

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18 Sep
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9/18 – DART Community Open House Carrollton – Cotton Belt Rail Corridor

Notice of DART Community Open Houses Cotton Belt Regional Rail Corridor Monday, September 18, 2017, 6:30 p.m. DeWitt Perry Middle School Cafeteria 1709 East Belt Line Road, Carrollton, TX 75006 (Parking and entrance off Warner Street)

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16 Sep
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DART Board approves plans to advance 26 mile Cotton Belt rail line

September 15, 2017 – CommunityImpact.com – Prospects for a 26-mile suburban passenger rail line that would run through downtown Plano were bolstered this week as transportation officials approved a funding plan for the $1.3 billion project. Dallas Area Rapid Transit board members ...

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17 Aug
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Cotton Belt: $100 million available if innovative passenger rail can be developed

August 17, 2017 – TRA Newswire – In a public meeting held at the North Central Texas Council of Governments office in Arlington today, Transportation Director Michael Morris outlined six potential innovative partnership ideas to get the missing link of ...

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17 Aug
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August 17 – Cotton Belt Regional Rail Public Meeting

Cotton Belt Regional Passenger Rail Update Transit recommendations from the Mobility 2035 transportation plan for the North Central Texas region included regional rail service from southwest Fort Worth to Plano. North Central Texas Council Of Governments staff will provide background ...

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04 Aug
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Calling all N Texas rail advocates: August 17 Cotton Belt funding meeting

August 4 , 2017 – TRA Newswire – Texas Rail Advocates has learned that an innovative funding approach may be available for completion of the Cotton Belt cross-region East-West passenger rail line that has been on the drawing board since ...

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30 Jun
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Dallas City Council ousts suburban supporters from DART Board

June 29, 2017 – Dallas Observer – The Dallas City Council turned over the city’s seats on DART’s board of directors Wednesday, dumping three board members who defied the City Council in 2016. The council move is in direct defiance ...

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02 Apr
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DART says Texas Senate bill could derail Cotton Belt, other projects

April 1, 2017 –  Dallas Morning News – The Cotton Belt rail line from Plano to Fort Worth and the proposed downtown Dallas subway could be threatened by a bill in the Texas Senate, which would require voter approval before ...

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28 Sep
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DART approves 2017 budget with money for downtown and suburban rail

September 27, 2016 – Dallas Morning News – The Dallas Area Rapid Transit board on Tuesday approved a $976 million budget for 2017 that includes funding for two projects that have led to a clash between Dallas and its neighbors. DART ...

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