Category Archives: Economic Development

First Phase a Success at Champions Park Development in North Arlington

Pizza, Mediterranean flavors, old-school candy, hearty salads and more are now available to residents and visitors at Greenway Investment Company’s $30 million Champions Park in North Arlington. New dining options like Urban Bricks Pizza Co., The Halal Guys, Salata and Rocket Fizz (a vintage candy store) are now open at the…

Get the Scoop on Globe Life Field Construction and More in Latest ‘Home Plate Update’

It’s always baseball time in Arlington, Texas!At the Park with Chuck is an all-new series on MyArlingtonTV that offers Rangers fans a behind-the-scenes look at Globe Life Field construction, fan events and the progress being made at the Texas Live! entertainment complex. The show is hosted by Chuck Morgan, the team’s…

Arlington Site Proposed for Largest Esports Stadium in U.S.

Arlington is proud to be home of the University of Texas at Arlington, Texas Rangers, Dallas Cowboys and the WNBA’s Wings. But now the City has set its sights on a different but rapidly growing corner of the sports entertainment market — competitive gaming. The City of Arlington is excited to…

Ask the Experts: Jack Hill, Senior VP of Project Development for Globe Life Field

The City of Arlington’s Office of Communication recently talked to senior vice president of project development Jack Hill about the progress being made at the future Globe Life Field and how his team hopes to create a premiere baseball experience that sets it apart from ballparks across Major League Baseball. Hill,…

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Ranked No. 4 Among ‘Most Entrepreneurial Cities of 2018’

It’s no secret Arlington continues to provide a business-friendly climate and an environment for cultivating entrepreneurship. That environment is being recognized on a national scale this month as the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington area is ranked 4th in the nation for entrepreneurs by FitSmallBusiness. com. FitSmallBusiness. com looked at 40 of the biggest metropolitan areas in the…

Fashion Company, Rent the Runway, to Open Arlington Distribution Center

Rent the Runway is excited to announce its expansion into the Dallas-Fort Worth area, with the building of a new distribution center in south Arlington to accommodate the company’s rapid growth. The company plans to hire 600 employees over the next 12 months for its new Arlington center and will use the…

Arlington’s Competitive, Can-Do Spirit Continues to Make Dreams a Reality

Selected as Money Magazine‘s “Best Big City in the South,” Arlington’s competitive, can-do spirit continues to make dreams a reality. That spirit is showcased in a new video on MyArlingtonTV highlighting Arlington’s world-class Entertainment District, low cost of living, first-rate education options and the innovative spirit the city continues to exude with…

L3 Technologies Announces Plan to Expand Arlington Training Center

L3 Technologies has announced an expansion plan for its Link Training & Simulation multi-purpose pilot training center facility in Arlington.Under this plan, L3 will add approximately 40,000 square feet, more than doubling the size of the high bay site at L3 Link’s headquarters. The training center provides simulation and instruction…

Arlington Eats: Ben Thanh Plaza a Reflection of the City’s Cultural Diversity

Come along for a mouthwatering ride and catch The American Dream City’s cultural diversity and unique cuisine with Arlington Eats on MyArlingtonTV. In this month’s edition of Arlington Eats, host Andrew Tanielian visits Ben Thanh Plaza, located at 1818 E Pioneer Pkwy #100 in East Arlington. David Dang bought the property in 2011 and saw an immediate…

Globe Life Field, Loews Hotel Construction Headline Latest ‘Home Plate Update’

Significant advances were made this fall on both the Globe Life Field and Texas Live! projects planned for Arlington’s Entertainment District. Just weeks after the official groundbreaking of the Texas Rangers’ $1.1 billion retractable-roof ballpark, the City of Arlington also celebrated the start of a $150 million Live! By Loews flagship…