Tags: "DART"

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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13 Sep
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Here’s where Dallas will build a new subway and streetcar line

September 13, 2017 – Dallas Morning News, Liz Farmer – The Dallas City Council on Wednesday gave its support to plans to build a downtown subway route under Commerce Street. Council members also tentatively approved a new streetcar line that ...

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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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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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16 May
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Study: public investment around DART Rail moving North Texas

May 16, 2017 – TRA Newswire – A new study looking at the economic impact of publicly funded projects near the light rail stations of Dallas Area Rapid Transit demonstrates what economists and private real estate developers have seen for ...

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17 Apr
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DART CEO Testifies Before House Subcommittee on Federal Funding Needs: FAST ACT

April 15, 2017 – TRA Newswire – DART President/Executive Director Gary Thomas, on behalf of the American Public Transportation Association, testified earlier this month before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Highways and Transit. Specifically, the committee wanted to hear ...

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10 Apr
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Trinity Railway Express “workhorse” Budd DMU’s going to Vermont

April 10, 2017 – TRA Newswire / VermontBiz.com – A Vermont company planning to launch a regional commuter rail service has purchased 12 self-propelled rail cars from Dallas Area Rapid Transit that ran reliably for years on the Trinity Railway Express ...

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