DART News Release
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November 28, 2012
DART's Blue Line Arrives in Downtown Rowlett
Celebrate the 4.5-mile continuation of the Blue Line to Rowlett with Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) and the city of Rowlett at Super Saturday festivities Dec. 1 starting at 3 p.m.
A community festival will take place at the Downtown Rowlett Station (5000 Martin Drive, Rowlett 75088) at the intersection of Industrial Street and Martin Drive. Enjoy family fun including a firework display at 6:30 p.m. and free rides on the Blue Line segment between Downtown Rowlett and Forest/Jupiter stations.
The new station features parking for 750 and an architectural design that reflects the community's distinctive personality. From here, passengers can access Downtown Garland and the entire DART system, including DFW International Airport.
Customers shine on opening day
Customer appreciation activities are planned from 5-9 a.m., Monday, Dec. 3, at the Downtown Rowlett Station during the first day of revenue service. DART staff will be available to help customers make their connections and answer questions.
Information about all of the celebrations as well as trip planning is available at www.DART.org or by calling 214-979-1111.
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