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!!

"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!

As a commuter who rides the train, David sees both sides and all the benefits of public transit.

Cordial and Calming" - June 2020
"I had been without my glasses for about three weeks. I thought I left them on the Paratransit bus. I spoke with Ms. Jacquie (Dover Receptionist). I was distressed, but she was very cordial and calming. She did find my glasses! (Corey, Customer Service Manager), you are doing an outstanding job teaching your team." - Vaughn, Paratransit Customer

Thanking DART Employees On The Front Lines!

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