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During the COVID-19 epidemic, DART continues to work closely with each of the 13 cities in its service area, as well as with numerous organizations, to leverage currently available assets and capabilities in support of North Texas.


August 4, 2020: DART Extends Meal Delivery to DISD Students through August 27

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) buses and operators will continue to make sure students receive the weekly meals they need through August as the Dallas school district works to ensure a safe school start.

Each Thursday, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., a DART bus will deliver 1,500 meals, enough for 100 families per bus, 15 meals per student, for a total of 4,500 meals weekly for distribution by Dallas Independent School District (DISD) and DART volunteers.

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April 23, 2020: DART Buses Deliver Food in Southern Dallas

Meals for approximately 100 families in two apartment complexes were loaded today (Thursday, April 23) onto Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) buses for distribution in southern Dallas.

DART and The University of North Texas at Dallas Mobile Market joined forces to reach families in food deserts in southern Dallas with fresh produce, food and other necessary items during the COVID-19 outbreak.
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April 21, 2020: DART Buses Delivering Meals to Garland Students

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) bus operators have added Garland Independent School District (GISD) students to their weekly meal delivery schedule.

The two agencies have partnered together to deliver meals for students each Tuesday with the first DART busload of food arriving today. Families will receive a weeks' worth of meals through a partnership with Good Samaritans of Garland.
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April 17, 2020: DART Begins Meal Delivery for Catholic Charities

Dallas Area Rapid Transit's (DART) paratransit drivers and the Catholic Charities of Dallas Brady Center have teamed up to start delivering meals to seniors.

The Brady Center closed its doors to the public due to the COVID-19 mandate to shelter-in-place, but they continue to serve up to 130 seniors a day by delivering as many meals as they can with one van. With a waiting list of seniors in need, many of whom are dependent on DART for transportation, the situation was growing.
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April 13, 2020: DART Starts Grocery Pickup and Delivery Service for Paratransit Customers

Beginning Monday, April 13, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) paratransit drivers will add grocery pickup and delivery to its services for customers.

The agency's drivers will pick up groceries from the store and deliver them directly to the customer for free. Paratransit riders must place their orders directly with the grocery store and provide DART with pickup ID information.
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April 9, 2020: DART Buses Deliver Meals for DISD Students

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) bus operators are making sure that Dallas Independent School District (DISD) students throughout the region still get the meals they need as they learn from home.

Knowing the importance of keeping children fed and connected with school, the two agencies have partnered together to deliver weekly meals for students, with the first DART busload of food arriving today at Thurgood Marshall Recreation Center.
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April 7, 2020: DART Partners with City of Dallas to Deliver Senior Care Packages

DART has partnered with the City of Dallas to assist in delivering care packages to senior residents who participate in the Dallas Park and Recreation Active Senior Adult Program (ASAP).

With 40 recreation centers in Dallas that offer senior programs, as well as three dedicated senior centers, the program is free for individuals 60 and over in the City of Dallas.
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Thank you to all who support COVID-19 relief efforts
throughout North Texas

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