Learn More About High Speed Rail in North Texas

Articles Transportation 11-6-14

Arlington residents are invited to hear a study conducted by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) and Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) regarding a proposed high-speed passenger rail service between Fort Worth and Dallas. The project will consider potential track alignments, station locations, and more.

Attend one of three public scoping meetings to learn more about the project and share any topics of interest that should be considered in the project’s Environmental Impact Statement.

All meetings will cover the same topics and follow the same format: public information open house followed by a brief presentation and opportunity for comment.

Public Meeting Schedule

Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Open House: 4:30-6 p.m.
Presentation: 6 p.m.
Public comments: 6:30 p.m.

Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center
Second Floor Community Meeting Room
1001 Jones Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102

This meeting is accessible via public transit.  Paid parking is also available at on-street meters and in adjacent parking lots.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Open House: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Presentation: 12:30 p.m.
Public Comments: 1 p.m.

North Central Texas Council of Governments
Transportation Council Room
616 Six Flags Drive
Arlington, TX 76005

Free parking is available.

Thursday, November 20, 2014
Open House: 4:30-6 p.m.
Presentation: 6 p.m.
Public Comments: 6:30 p.m.

J. Erik Jonsson Central Library (Downtown)
First Floor Auditorium
1515 Young Street
Dallas, TX 75201 

This meeting is accessible via public transit.  Paid parking is also available at on-street meters and in the City of Dallas underground parking garage, which is accessible via Young Street (eastbound) between Akard and Ervay streets.