Transit agency to hold meetings to update communities on 26-mile Silver Line project

The first of DART's community meetings will be on Jan. 21 at Cypress Waters. (Gavin Pugh/Community impact Newspaper)
The first of DART's community meetings will be on Jan. 21 at Cypress Waters. (Gavin Pugh/Community impact Newspaper)

The first of DART's community meetings will be on Jan. 21 at Cypress Waters. (Gavin Pugh/Community impact Newspaper)

Dallas Area Rapid Transit is inviting communities along the historic Cotton Belt railroad to learn more about its 26-mile passenger rail project.

Construction on the Silver Line began in September. The line will span from Shiloh Road in Plano to the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport when it opens at the end of 2022.

The community meetings will provide updates on construction, the project's timeline, betterment programs, station art and design programs, and the Silver Line vehicles, according to the transit agency.

The first of the community meetings will kick off at the Sound in Cypress Waters. Find the full list of meetings below:

Jan. 21 at 6:30 p.m.


The Sound at Cypress Waters at the Town Hall Room

3111 Olympus Blvd., Dallas

Jan. 30 at 6:30 p.m.

Addison Conference Center

15650 Addison Road, Addison

Feb. 6 at 6:30 p.m.

Richardson Civic Center in the Richardson Room

411 W. Arapaho Road, Richardson

Feb. 12 at 6:30 p.m.

Renaissance Dallas Addison Hotel in the Lalique Ballroom

15201 Dallas Parkway, Addison
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By Gavin Pugh

After reporting for Community Impact Newspaper's Plano paper for over two years, Gavin launched the Coppell, Valley Ranch and Las Colinas edition in October 2019. As editor, Gavin's beat includes transportation, municipal government, education and Dallas Area Rapid Transit.


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