Real-time location of DART buses now available via three online tools – MyDART Trip Planner, Real-Time Map and Alerts -- giving people a greater level of information about bus service in Greater Des Moines.
This fall, with the introduction of the MyDART Tools, we’ve made riding the bus a piece of cake. The icing on the cake: free rides on all DART Local, Express, Flex and On Call services during Try Transit Week Oct. 5-11, 2014.
The public is invited to attend one of three public meetings and/or take a survey to provide feedback on proposed station locations and designs for a Bus Rapid Transit line being planned in Des Moines.
Bus Rapid Transit, or BRT, can be described as rail-like service delivered with rubber-wheeled vehicles. Several features differentiate a BRT line from a regular local bus route, including faster travel, stations instead of stops and real-time departure signs.
DART begins publishing online the real-time locations of its buses, giving people a greater level of information about bus service in Greater Des Moines. The real-time information is available through three online tools:
Due to DSMove, University Ave. will be closed from 24th St. to 41st St. from 11:00am to 4:30pm. Buses will return to regular route when roadway reopens. Expect delays. Connections cannot be guaranteed.