Welcome to the "Heart of DART", where DART employees showcase their spirit and dedication to you, our Customers. Our DART employees are our key asset of Delaware Transit Corporation/DART First State. The "Heart of DART" campaign showcases how our DART employees make a difference in the lives of our customers and to the various communities we serve.






Congratulations to our 2019 "Heart of DART" award winner, Edward Starr!

Ed has demonstrated a positive attitude that exceeds all expectations. He has maintained a perfect attendance record, accepts all jobs assigned and gives 100% effort in everything he does in the maintenance department. Ed takes pride in the work and raises expectations of his co-workers by demonstrating old school values. After 40 years of working as a Mechanic in Mid-County, Ed clocked out for the last time back in January. Congrats on your retirement!!


Farewell To DART

-Dallas Kirk Gantt, Fixed Route Operator
Happy Retirement, Dallas - You are truly the "Heart of DART"!




"Heart Of DART" Wins First Place at APTA AdWheel Awards!
In January, the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) was pleased to inform DTC that we had won a First Place Award in the 2020 Annual AdWheel Awards competition! Our "Heart of DART" campaign placed first for Best Educational Comprehensive Campaign. Lerrissa Boardley, Marketing Specialist, accepted the award on behalf of DTC, at the AdWheel Awards Celebration at APTA's 2020 Marketing and Communications Workshop in Orlando, FL. In October, a second round of judging will select the Grand Award winners. Stay tuned!



Clean bus shelters really do contribute to rider safety. Rob shows us how!



Deep Clean of Our DTC Facilities
In response to health concerns, Facilities increased cleaning efforts throughout all DTC facilities. This includes using extra disinfectant and wiping down high traffic areas during the nightly cleaning service. Hand sanitizers have also been provided in high traffic areas at each DTC office. Kudos to our Site Techs and Facilities Coordinators for keeping our facilities clean and safe!



Thanking DART Employees On The Front Lines!
DART would like to recognize all who are coming to work and performing the often unsung and vital jobs, like cleaning and sanitizing buses so drivers can transport customers on their journey to important medical appointments, grocery stores and other critical destinations.

All DART employee efforts and dedication during these tough times are valued and appreciated in words beyond measure! Thank you for what you do to keep our critical transit services up and running.

This truly shows that during these times, the employees are the: