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Arlington Water Awarded $5.6 Million for Wastewater Infrastructure Improvements

The Texas Water Development Board has awarded $5.6 million in financial assistance to Arlington Water Utilities for a slate of projects throughout the city to replace 3.6 miles of aging sanitary sewer mains. The funds are a low interest loan through the Board’s Clean Water State Revolving Fund. An $826,861…

New Downtown Arlington Business Offers Entreprenuers Affordable Work Space

A new co-working space in Downtown Arlington offers affordable office and meeting space, collaborative opportunities and other support and resources designed to help entrepreneurs and freelancers make their dreams of running a successful business come true. PinnStation, located at 201 E. Abram Street in the Pinnacle Corporation building, offers daily, weekly…

GM Financial’s $35 Million Expansion Headlines ‘Invest in Our Economy’ Newsletter

Last month, General Motors Financial announced the completion of a new addition to its Arlington Operations Center. The $35 million investment is the Company’s fourth office location in The American Dream City, and will house 1,300 employees working in core functions such as loan services, customer experience, re-marketing solutions and human resources.404…

Arlington Prepares to Welcome Lincoln Square’s Studio Movie Grill

Studio Movie Grill (“SMG”) is nearing completion of its newest crowd-pleasing theater complex in The American Dream City’s Lincoln Square that will create more than 200 jobs. SMG Lincoln Square will mark the Dallas-based chain’s 25th location nationwide and its 13th in Texas, further expanding the industry-leading company’s brand and track…

GM Financial Announces $35 Million Addition to Arlington Operations Center

General Motors Financial today announced the completion of a new addition to its Arlington Operations Center campus in Arlington, Texas, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony that featured remarks from State Sen. Brian Birdwell, State Rep. Chris Turner, City of Arlington Mayor Jeff Williams and GM Financial President and CEO Dan Berce.…

Bruce Payne Named on D Magazine’s List of ‘Most Powerful Business Leaders’

City of Arlington Economic Development Manager Bruce Payne has been named as one of the 500 most powerful business leaders in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex area by D Magazine. D Magazine describes the list and criteria for The Dallas 500 on its website: “The editors of D CEO present the most powerful…

Fall 2017 Pre-Leasing Now Open at 101 Center in Downtown Arlington

Pre-leasing is now open at 101 Center for the fall of 2017 for studio, one bedroom, two bedroom, three bedroom and four bedroom residential units.101 Center also launched its official website, www. live101center. com, where you can find online applications and information about amenities and floor plans. People interested in applying for leasing can also…

Champions Park Development On Track to Open in Early 2017

Construction for the first phase of the $30 million Champions Park development is well underway, pointing to a January 2017 opening for residents and visitors to explore in The American Dream City. The 54,000-square-foot complex from Greenway Investment Co. will feature four restaurant/retail buildings at the northeast corner of Interstate 30 and…

Urban Design Center Helps Businesses, Gives UTA Graduate Students Real-World Experience

Designer Robert Peters once said that “Design creates culture. Culture shapes values. Values determine the future.”The idea that design can and does impact a city’s future was given credence inside Arlington’s City Hall when a small space on the first floor was repurposed in 2009 as the Arlington Urban Design Center…

101 Center Mixed-Use Development Set to Open Downtown Next July

Construction is on schedule for 101 Center, a multi-million dollar mixed-use project expected to open next summer in downtown Arlington. The six-story, redevelopment project, located at the northeast intersection of Abram and Center streets, is a partnership between the City and a private development group headed by Catalyst Urban Development. Last November, city and…