Commuter Rail May Soon Link Denton, Dallas Counties - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Commuter Rail May Soon Link Denton, Dallas Counties

Denton County rail line would link up with DART.

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    Construction could start as soon as next month on a commuter rail line between Denton and Dallas counties.

    The "A-Train" project, which is estimated to cost $314 million, could launch in December of 2010 and run southeast into Carrollton with stops in Lewisville and Highland Village.

    The trip will be accessible to DART's future Green Line -- and a typical run from Denton into downtown Dallas is estimated at 70 minutes.

    Funding for the project has been approved by sales tax increases in the cities that will have a station.

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