Media Relations Contact:
Mark A. Ball
June 18, 2009
DART's July 4 Holiday Schedule
In observance of Independence Day, July 4, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) will operate on the following schedule:
DART administrative offices are closed Friday, July 3. However, customers with questions about DART schedules may still contact Customer Service at 214-979-1111 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, July 3, and Saturday, July 4. DART's Customer Care and Lost and Found will also be closed Friday. DART route and schedule information is always available on the DART website, www.DART.org, and information on special holiday destinations served by DART is available at www.DART.org/fireworks.
Bus and light rail services will follow a Saturday schedule on Friday, July 3 and a Sunday schedule on Saturday, July 4.
- The Trinity Railway Express will follow a modified schedule Friday, July 3 and will not operate on Saturday, July 4. Modified schedules for the TRE can be found at www.trinityrailwayexpress.org
- The following High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lanes will be closed Friday, July 3: the HOV lane on I-30 (East R.L. Thornton) and on I-30 West (Tom Landry Freeway); the reversible S-ramp at the southern end of the I-35E (Stemmons) HOV lane; the reversible HOV ramp between the US 75 and the I-635 HOV lanes; and the section of the I-35E/U.S. 67 (South R. L. Thornton/Marvin D. Love) HOV lanes from downtown Dallas to Loop 12.
- The remaining portion of the Stemmons HOV lanes, the HOV lanes on LBJ Freeway, the US 75 HOV lanes, and the HOV lanes on I-35E/U.S. 67 from Loop 12 to Camp Wisdom Road will, as usual, be open 24 hours.
- DART Paratransit services for customers with disabilities will operate on a Saturday schedule Friday, July 3 and a Sunday schedule on Saturday, July 4. X-Press Booking and Voice Mail Booking are available, but the Paratransit Scheduling Center will be closed on Friday, July 3. Customers may call the center Wednesday, July 1, to book their trips through Monday, July 6, and Thursday, July 2, to book their trips through Tuesday, July 7.
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