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DART News Release

Media Relations Contact:
Morgan Lyons
Mark A. Ball

July 23, 2012

Customers take center stage as Orange Line rolls into Irving

Orange Line Inaugural Train
Orange Line Inaugural Train
Friday, July 27, 2012

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DART will hold special Super Saturday preview events from 5-9 p.m. July 28 at four Orange Line stations. The Orange Line will be open to riders during the Saturday evening events, and customers are encouraged to ride the train to the festivities.

The evening kicks off with a parade down Lake Carolyn Parkway from Las Colinas Boulevard to the Las Colinas Urban Center Station. After the parade, enjoy a block party and street festival near the Urban Center Station, with music, food, games and information booths from local businesses and organizations. There also will be a safety fair at the Bachman Station and tours of the University of Dallas and Irving Convention Center stations.

Customers shine on opening day
Customer appreciation activities are planned from 5-9 a.m., Monday, July 30, at Bachman and the new Orange Line stations. DART staff will be on hand to answer questions and help customers make their connections.

Information about all of the celebrations as well as trip planning is available on

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