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Transportation Resources for Veterans in Denton County

November 3, 2023

Plus a FREE DCTA ride on Veterans Day! Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA) is joining forces with Denton County Veterans Affairs, Denton County United Way, Span, and Denton County to...

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“Rail Ready” rail safety presentation

May 15, 2012

"Rail Ready" rail safety presentation on 5/17 at @RideDCTA transit center. Motorist safety will be covered including not stopping on tracks and not driving around barricades.

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Just before 3:30 p.m., a pickup truck di

May 15, 2012

Just before 3:30 p.m., a pickup truck did not fully clear the tracks at the Purnell Street crossing in Lewisville. The vehicle was clipped by the train. No injuries were...

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Stop Talking Out Your Tailpipe!

May 11, 2012

Stressing the need to develop regional solutions to the challenge of air quality, the Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA) and the Fort Worth Transportation Authority (The T) are joining forces...

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President’s Post – Regional Partnerships

May 11, 2012

In the arena of public policy, the achievement of community goals is greatly enhanced through regional partnerships.  This is particularly important in public transportation.  Since its inception, DCTA has been...

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National Publication Highlights DCTA

May 8, 2012

The May issue of Metro Magazine featured a story on DCTA and all that the agency has accomplished in such a short period of time. This type of national recognition...

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President’s Post – DCTA Bus Ridership

May 4, 2012

While the A-train gets a great deal of the press with DCTA, it is essential to recognize the role of the bus system in the services we provide.  In FY11,...

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Transit Oriented Development: Imagining the Possible

May 3, 2012

Today, the American Public Transportation Association shared with us an article on Transit Oriented Development in the Wall Street Journal. While this article is based on a development in New...

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Monday! Monday!

May 1, 2012

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="300" caption="old town rail stop (Photo credit: Wikipedia)"][/caption] So April 30th was anything but a typical Monday afternoon commute for most of DCTA's A-train passengers. DCTA experienced...

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President’s Post – Balancing Community Needs with Fiscal Responsibility

April 29, 2012

DCTA is now in the process of developing service improvements for both bus and rail in advance of schedule revision and publication in August.   While the economy is still struggling,...

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President’s Post – DCTA Recognized for Financial Transparency by State Comptroller

April 27, 2012

As faithful stewards of public funds, DCTA is committed to the complete and acccurate reporting of the business of our agency. This extends beyond meeting the minimum standards of reporting to...

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DCTA Board of Directors Discuss the Business of Public Transportation

April 26, 2012

The DCTA Board of Directors meets at least monthly to discuss the business of public transportation in Denton County. Discussions also usually touch on regional and national issues impacting DCTA,...

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DCTA to Exchange Canned Food Item for FREE Regional Day Pass at Arts & Jazz Festival

April 24, 2012

Make plans to head to Denton this weekend for the 32nd Annual Arts & Jazz Festival April 27, 28 and 29 for great music, good food, beautiful art and many...

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