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Arlington Transit claims success in first year

Posted on July 3, 2014

Arlington Xpress
Arlington Xpress
ARLINGTON, Texas — It’s been nearly a year since Arlington launched its first ever public transit service — and according to the latest numbers, it’s a success, NBCDFW.com reported.

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City officials had initially hoped the Metro Arlington Xpress, which takes riders between the local university and a station near Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, would provide an average of 250 trips per day each month. They’ve exceeded that goal every month this year, peaking in mid-June at more than 400 trips per day.

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