Trinity Metro

Fort Worth, TX 76102


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1600 East Lancaster Avenue
Fort Worth, TX 76102

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The T annually provides nearly 9 million passenger trips on buses, vanpools and the Trinity Railway Express.

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TEXRail marks fifth anniversary

Jan. 11, 2024
The agency commemorated its fifth anniversary with festivities and free bus fares for the day.
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Trinity Metro celebrating 40 years of service with free rides in November

Oct. 16, 2023
Trinity Metro is offering free rides for all passengers traveling in Tarrant County, including buses, TEXRail, ZIPZONE on-demand rideshare services and ACCESS paratransit, and...
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Trinity Metro rolls out Community Partners Program

Oct. 3, 2023
The program offers not-for-profit organizations the opportunity to be featured on the exterior of Trinity Metro’s Community Bus to help them promote the important work they perform...
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Reed Lanham named Trinity Metro's vice president of rail

Sept. 27, 2023
Reed Lanham joined Trinity Metro in 2015 and has held a variety of leadership roles in the rail industry.
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DART to start construction on 12th Street Station Aug. 26

The DART 12th Street Station will provide easy transfer opportunities between the Red and Orange lines and the future DART Silver Line, providing greater access to the rest of...
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Trinity Metro selects Huitt-Zollars and TranSystems as final design consultant for TEXRAIL extension project

Aug. 3, 2023
The $167 million program encompasses a 2.1-mile commuter rail extension from the Fort Worth T&P Station to a new station.
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Trinity Metro in Fort Worth, Texas, has awarded a three-year contract to Tolar Manufacturing Company for plans to upgrade bus stops system-wide
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Trinity Metro awards Tolar Manufacturing three-year contract for plans to upgrade entire bus stop system

Along with over 254 Signature Sunset bus shelters that include agency branding advertising panels, Tolar will also provide new, uniquely designed Signature Sunset EcoShade six...
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U.S. Deputy Sec. Polly Trottenberg tours TEXrail facility alongside Trinity Metro, city of Fort Worth and NCTCOG

April 26, 2023
The group discussed how Trinity Metro delivered the original TEXRail project on time and under budget, the SS4A program, the newly proposed Fort Worth streetcar and rapid transit...
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TEXRail to celebrate fourth anniversary Jan. 10

Jan. 9, 2023
TEXRail will be offering perks to customers for the anniversary, including free rides all week and a new schedule enhancement.
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Trinity Metro names Richard Andreski new president and CEO

April 26, 2022
Andreski is a public transportation veteran with 23 years of experience and more than 10 years of executive leadership.

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Transit Bids-RFP

ADA/Paratransit Fleet Replacement Purchase RFP # 24-T009

Feb. 7, 2024
Trinity Metro is requesting proposals for the initial purchase of 21 American with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant Light or Medium duty transit ACCESS vehicles with options for...
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TEXRail adds first female engineer

Amy Anderson began as a conductor on TEXRail before becoming an engineer in November 2021.
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Trinity Metro’s Baulsir to retire at the end of October; Ballard named interim president and CEO

Bob Baulsir succeeded Paul Ballard as president and CEO in 2019 and now the swap will occur in reverse with Ballard set to lead the agency on an interim basis.
Transit employees from across the nation joined efforts in a new video encouraging mask wearing while using public transit.
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Transit agencies join forces to promote mask usage

Jan. 8, 2021
The agencies have produced a video with “a simple task” request of riders: Wear a mask.
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FRA certifies Trinity Metro TEXRail PTC system

Dec. 29, 2020
The commuter railroad credits its small yet focused team for achieving the milestone.
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December 2018: A major part of the TEXRail project was widening the single-track Union Pacific/Trinity Railway Express underpass, nicknamed the “Hole in the Wall,' into downtown Fort Worth to allow for adding a second track for TEXRail.

Rail Contractors: Skills Honed to Help

Dec. 17, 2020
Contracting companies tap into their specialized fields of expertise to support their transit agency clients to deliver better constructed projects and enhance maintenance practices...
Metra recently began PTC testing on its Metra Electric line as it continues work to meet the Dec. 31, 2020 deadline to have PTC fully implemented.
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Final push to PTC deadline

June 8, 2020
Commuter railroads are working hard through the pandemic and other challenges to meet the final PTC deadline at the end of the year.
Fort Worth Transportation Authority President/CEO Paul Ballard.

Best Practices: Improving Efficiencies

Dec. 12, 2017
Fort Worth, Tex. Paul J Ballard President/CEO Fort Worth Transportation Authority A key component of a successful transit system is not just utilizing best practices, but also...

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Advertising features staff and passengers in colorful face masks following the protocols while interacting and dancing to upbeat music.

Trinity Metro, J.O. Agency take on public transit safety

Oct. 20, 2020
The advertising campaign aims to increase ridership while building customer trust during the pandemic.
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Trinity Metro’s ZIPZONE coming to city of Crowley in May

April 14, 2020
The new mobility option will provide service to a hospital, shopping center and three bus routes.
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TEXRail approaching one-year anniversary

Jan. 14, 2020
More than half a million rides and miles have been traveled on TEXRail since Jan. 10, 2019.
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Trinity Metro names vice president and COO for rail

April 19, 2019
Trinity Metro says AJ Arjanen will bring project management skills and a commitment to safety to the role.
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Trinity Metro Deploys Digital Bus Stops at Six Transit Centers

July 16, 2018
Trinity Metro’s Master Plan focuses on improving overall services and the customer experience.
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Trinity Metro President/CEO Paul J Ballard and Senior Vice President Bob Baulsir working on the TEXRail-sponsored Trinity Habitat for Humanity house in Fort Worth, Texas.

Trinity Metro and Trinity Habitat for Humanity Team Up for TEXRail-Sponsored Home

July 10, 2018
Trinity Metro and Trinity Habitat for Humanity (THFH) have teamed up to build a home in Fort Worth, Texas.
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Trinity Metro announced the promotion of Reed Lanham to vice president of strategy and technology,

Trinity Metro Announces New Hires

July 10, 2018
Trinity Metro announced the hiring of Mike Stolzman as vice president and chief operating officer of Rail.
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The Stadler Flirt 3 diesel multiple unit (DMU) trains are configured with an operator cab at either end for bidirectional movement.

TEXRail unveils new Equipment Maintenance Facility in Fort Worth

May 25, 2018
The new home of TEXRail trains was on display recently. The Equipment Maintenance Facility (EMF) grand opening included tours of the facility and of a TEXRail train.

Funding Partnership Makes Riding Fort Worth's Molly the Trolley Free Again

March 8, 2018
Downtown hotels are also helping pay for the service, including the Omni, Worthington Renaissance, Sheraton, Hilton, Embassy Suites and Blackstone Courtyard. The fare-free service...