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File #: 22-1093    Version: 1 Name:
Type: ITEMS FOR INDIVIDUAL CONSIDERATION Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 4/27/2022 In control: Mayor and City Council Office
On agenda: 5/11/2022 Final action:
Title: Consideration of a resolution supporting Dallas Area Rapid Transit ("DART") free fare program to provide cost-free rides on DART's bus and rail transit system to kindergarten through twelfth grade students - Financing: No cost consideration to the City
Indexes: 100
Attachments: 1. Resolution
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STRATEGIC PRIORITY:                     Transportation & Infrastructure

AGENDA DATE:                     May 11, 2022

COUNCIL DISTRICT(S):                     All

DEPARTMENT:                     Mayor and City Council Office

EXECUTIVE:                     Kimberly Bizor Tolbert

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SUBJECT

 

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Consideration of a resolution supporting Dallas Area Rapid Transit (“DART”) free fare program to provide cost-free rides on DART’s bus and rail transit system to kindergarten through twelfth grade students - Financing: No cost consideration to the City

 

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BACKGROUND

 

DART is in the early stages of researching and studying the feasibility of a Student Transit Program, including considerations of financial, operational, legal, and security factors.

 

PRIOR ACTION/REVIEW (COUNCIL, BOARDS, COMMISSIONS)

 

On April 18, 2022, the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee supported forwarding this item to City Council for consideration.

 

FISCAL INFORMATION

 

No cost consideration to the City.