A 44-year-old man who is a DART contract driver has been arrested after police said he sexually assaulted a woman who has a diagnosed mental disability.
There could be more young people on DART trains and buses if the agency follows through on a free fare pilot program. But not everyone is on board because of a recent spike in crime at stations and on rides.
A massive operation is underway near Downtown Dallas to repair part of the DART rail line heavily damaged by a violent crash overnight. Passengers who ride the trains south of Downtown Dallas should expect delays for at least a week.
As construction on the silver line ramps up in Far North Dallas, the letter from the city manager to DART's CEO asks the transit agency to "strongly consider" the safety concerns being voiced by Dallas residents for years now.
DART's new CEO agreed to go on a tour Wednesday led by one of the most vocal critics of the agency's plans to build the silver line, a 26-mile project through Dallas and six northern suburbs.
DART police are investigating a collision between a light rail train and a Dallas Police Department SUV Friday night.
DART CEO Nadine Lee defended her decisions during two February winter storms. But council members said the agency has to find a way to provide better service in the future.
Even though roads, for the most part, were clear Friday, thousands of people who rely on DART had a third day of commuting trouble.
DART says it stands by its decision to cut all services two weeks ago and rail service Wednesday for safety. But unlike two weeks ago, the regional transit system is hoping to keep buses operating this time around.
American and Southwest Airlines moved to cancel flights ahead of the winter storm in North Texas. DART also suspended rail service for the second time in its 40-year history.
DART bus and rail service has returned after being suspended due to the winter weather.
The city of Dallas says it sent all of its trucks out Thursday to treat major thoroughfares and the central business district. But it wasn’t enough to stop the roads from completely icing over by Friday morning. In response, DART made an unprecedented decision of suspending all of its bus services due to the weather.
DART is offering free bus and light rail rides all week and reduced fares for the rest of the month to celebrate the new routes.
DART police are continuing their investigation after a passenger who was reportedly attacked while on a DART train last month died from his injuries last week.
For the past year, DART has been working on a plan to update its bus routes. The new routes and schedules will start in January.
Now, the DART light rail system is 93-miles long -- the longest light rail system in the country. It includes 65 stops and goes as far west as DFW Airport.
Dallas Area Rapid Transit is trying to move into a new era by rethinking its bus routes, some of them going back to World War II.
DART has suspended all rail operations until Wednesday night.
There were two minor injuries reported after two DART trains made contact in Downtown Dallas Saturday afternoon.
All DART employees with at least 10 years of service were eligible to receive one month's pay for every year of service to retire.