Category Archives: Business

City Development Standards Help Beautify Entertainment District

Articles Entertainment District 01-14-16

Site development, building design and streetscape standards are helping to improve the appearance and beautify Arlington’s Entertainment District. The newly rebuilt Chick-fil-A store on Collins Street is the most recent example to showcase the Entertainment District Overlay Standards.  Other projects on Collins Street that have complied with the overlay standards are Chase Bank at Randol Mill Road,…

6 Major Economic Announcements for Arlington in 2015

Articles Entertainment District 11-24-15

It’s been a momentous year for the Arlington economy, with several major announcements taking place throughout 2015. Here are six examples, in chronological order, of the Arlington City Council’s priority to “Invest in Our Economy.” GM Invests $1.4 Billion in Arlington Assembly PlantGeneral Motors will invest $1.4 billion for an expansion at the…

Rangers, City Unveil Texas Live! Complex & Hotel/Convention Facility

Articles Economic Development 12-16-15 05

Dreams get done in Arlington: The American Dream City. Plans were unveiled today, December 16, 2015, for the 100,000 square foot Texas Live! Entertainment Complex, along with plans for a 300 room upscale hotel with 35,000 square feet of convention space near Globe Life Park. This project another example of a dream come true for Arlington and is…

Council Approves Entertainment Complex & Hotel/Convention Facility

Article Entertainment District-12-11-15

Arlington continues to build on its economic momentum and Entertainment District, approving an economic development project that will include a 100,000 square foot entertainment complex near Globe Life Park in Arlington. The $200 million project is a public-private partnership between the City of Arlington and the Texas Rangers, with the City…

Champions Park Breaks Ground at Northeast Corner of I-30 in Arlington

5. Champions Park Breaks Ground at Northeast Corner of I-30 in Arlington

City officials and members of the Arlington community gathered for a groundbreaking ceremony today, December 10, 2015, for the 14-acre Champions Park mixed-use development located at the northeast corner of Interstate 30 and Collins Street in the Entertainment District. Greenway Investment Company broke ground today to mark the start of construction for…

Phillips Pet Food & Supplies Celebrates Grand Opening and Makes Grand Donation

Phillips CEO Blaine Phillips, Council Member - Mayor Pro Tempore Sheri Capehart, Mayor Jeff Williams and Animal Services Staff

There is great news for pet stores, feed and farm stores, and local veterinarians – Phillips Pet Food & Supplies is in town! An entourage of city officials welcomed the family-owned and operated business to Arlington at a ribbon-cutting ceremony, grand opening and tour of the facility on September 17, 2015…

Magical Moment: Every Princess Deserves Her Day

Articles Business 08-11-15

Have your child step into their very own magical storybook surprise with a party at A Moment in Time, 406 W. Main Street in Arlington. Owner Jana Holland, an Arlington resident, is passionate about creating memories for young girls living in Arlington and surrounding areas. Adults can host a princess tea party, birthday party, girls’ day…