Tag Archives: Ballpark Project

Arlington Ranks at Top of Dallas Business Journal’s Economic Development Deals List

As far as economic development deals go, 2016 was a home run for the City of Arlington. With $1.55 billion worth of business deals done, Arlington scored the top spot on the Dallas Business Journal’s latest list of North Texas economic development deals ranked by value. The City of Arlington’s Economic…

City Council Approves Agreements that Move Rangers Ballpark Closer to Reality

Months before the heavy construction equipment is set to move in, the Arlington City Council continues laying the groundwork necessary to make the future Texas Rangers retractable-roof ballpark a possibility. On Tuesday, the City Council approved two agreements with the team. The first is a non-relocation agreement that commits the Texas…

New Parking Changes Announced for Texas Rangers’ 2017 Season

Exciting new developments in the Entertainment District, including Texas Live!, which broke ground this week, and the new ballpark, set to open in 2020, are already bringing about parking lot changes for the Texas Rangers’ 2017 regular season. Those changes include new cash parking lots, a partnership with ParkHub, and a new…

New ‘Home Plate Update’ Keeps Citizens Informed on Rangers Ballpark, Texas Live!

The Home Plate Update is a quarterly publication dedicated to informing citizens about everything happening with the new Texas Rangers ballpark and Texas Live! development in Arlington’s Entertainment District. Last November, the residents of Arlington overwhelming approved an extension of the City’s sales tax to cover half of the $1 billion Texas Rangers…

Arlington Launches Texas Rangers Ballpark, Texas Live! Websites

Ballpark architecture, barbecue, and mechanical bulls – Arlington’s Entertainment District is generating lots of buzz with announcements related to the future $1 billion Texas Rangers retractable-roof, climate-controlled stadium and the adjacent Texas Live! entertainment complex. Keep up with all the news happening on these transformative projects, including key announcements like HKS,…

Arlington Selects Bond Underwriters for Future Rangers Ballpark Transaction

The City of Arlington has selected a skilled team of bond underwriters to assist with the complex financial and legal transaction for the future Texas Rangers ballpark.Under the public-private partnership with the Texas Rangers, the City’s contribution for the proposed $1 billion air-conditioned, retractable roof stadium is capped at $500…

New Website Offers Information about Proposed Texas Rangers Ballpark Project

Last week, the Arlington City Council unanimously approved a master agreement that outlines a public-private partnership with the Texas Rangers for possible construction of a new retractable-roof ballpark and related infrastructure in the Entertainment District. A new website has been created to answer residents’ questions about the proposed ballpark project. The…

Arlington City Council Approves Public-Private Partnership with Texas Rangers for New Ballpark

The Arlington City Council unanimously approved a master agreement Tuesday that outlines a public-private partnership with the Texas Rangers for possible construction of a new retractable-roof ballpark and supporting development in the Entertainment District. With approval of the master agreement, the City of Arlington will begin the steps required to hold…

City of Arlington Considers Public-Private Partnership with Texas Rangers for New Ballpark

The Arlington City Council will consider designating a venue project and authorizing a master agreement for a public-private partnership with the Texas Rangers at its Tuesday, May 24 evening meeting. If approved, the Council action will allow the City of Arlington to begin the steps required to hold an election this…

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

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 is another example of a dream come true for Arlington…