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Winter weather impacting DART services

Expect delays to DART's service with winter weather on Saturday, Jan. 18.

DART Social Media Policy

View DART's new Social Media Policy, in effect as of 1/9/2020.

DART Social Media Policy

Des Moines Area Regional Transit Authority (DART) Social Media Policy This policy outlines the expectations for respectful social media usage and interaction. DART’s mission is Enriching Lives, Connecting Communities, Expanding Opportunities. DART social media is intended to share information, news and updates about DART services to the general public. Our social media accounts, including, without limitation, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Nextdoor and Instagram, are regularly monitored from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays. If using DART’s social media platforms outside of these hours, on the weekend, or on a holiday, do not anticipate optimal information or responsiveness.

Local nonprofits invited to apply for van donation

DART will donate three retired RideShare vans to nonprofit organizations, community groups or government agencies within DART’s service area this fall. Applications are due November 22.

Transit Tunes

We asked DART staff to tell us their favorite music to listen to on the bus, and we received a bus load of suggestions! Here are our top picks.

Major changes made to DART's service in Oct. 2019

DART made major changes to its service in Oct. 2019. Changes included updates to routes and schedules for several Local and Express Routes and the introduction of DART's Flex Connect Pilot.

Major service change planned for October 2019

To thank our riders and celebrate DART’s major service change effective Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, DART will be offering free rides on all Local, Express and On Call services Oct. 13-19.

DART Seeks Express and Local Route Riders to Serve on Advisory Committee

DART is seeking dedicated Express and Local Route riders to serve on the Transit Riders Advisory Committee (TRAC). Applications are being accepted now through Thursday, Oct. 31.

Des Moines Public School’s Partnership

As an Unlimited Access partner, Des Moines Public Schools (DMPS) contracts with DART to offer free rides to DMPS employees and middle and high school students.

DART and Des Moines Public Schools

As an Unlimited Access partner, Des Moines Public Schools (DMPS) contracts with DART to offer free rides to DMPS employees and middle and high school students. Learn more about the partnership.
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