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101 Center Project Set to Transform Downtown Arlington

Since the City Council adopted a new comprehensive economic development strategy in 2014, the City of Arlington has implemented several key initiatives that support  The American Dream City’s economic development efforts. The goal is to ensure that the entire Arlington community continues to thrive. In the latest “Invest in Our Economy” Newsletter, read…

101 Center Project Set to Bring Innovation, Excitement to Downtown Arlington

City officials and members of the Arlington community were on hand for today’s groundbreaking ceremony for the City Center redevelopment project, named 101 Center. The mixed-use project, located at the northeast intersection of Abram and Center streets in Downtown Arlington, is a partnership between the city and a private development group headed by…

Arlington’s Development Boom Featured in ‘Invest in Our Economy’ Newsletter

Since the City Council adopted a new comprehensive economic development strategy in 2014, the City of Arlington has implemented several key initiatives that support  The American Dream City’s economic development efforts. The goal is to ensure that the entire Arlington community continues to thrive. In the latest edition of the “Invest In Our…

Arlington to Pursue Enterprise Project Designation for MCA Expansion

As a way of supporting job creation in The American Dream City, the Arlington City Council approved an ordinance Tuesday night nominating Columbia Medical Center of Arlington, parent company to Medical Center of Arlington (MCA), as an Enterprise Project for designation by the state under the Texas Enterprise Zone Program. The Texas Enterprise Zone…

Arlington City Council Approves Comfort Suites Hotel

A new suite hotel near Interstate-20 will move forward with construction in The American Dream City, offering visitors another place to stay for leisure or business travel. Arlington City Council has approved a development plan for a Comfort Suites hotel off of I-20 at 351 Westway Place, east of Centreway Place. The hotel…

Trammell Crow Appointed by Arlington as Developer of 18+ Acre Site

The City of Arlington has partnered with one of the nation’s largest commercial real estate developers and investors to recruit regional, national or international corporate headquarters to the entertainment district. Trammell Crow Company has entered into an agreement with the City of Arlington to serve as the developer of an 18+…

D.R. Horton Moving Headquarters to Arlington, Bringing 500 Jobs

 The Arlington City Council on Tuesday approved a development agreement for D. R. Horton, Inc. that will assist the nation’s largest builder with its corporate relocation to the city. This move will bring an expected 500 jobs to Arlington. According to city leaders, the site has some development challenges which is why…

Future Engineers, Scientists Show Off Skills During GM Visit

Since the City Council adopted a new comprehensive economic development strategy in 2014, the City of Arlington has implemented several key initiatives that support  The American Dream City’s economic development efforts. The goal is to ensure that the entire Arlington community continues to thrive. Check out the latest edition of the “Invest…

Blue Apron to Open Arlington Fulfillment Center

New York-based startup Blue Apron, a fresh ingredient and recipe delivery service, is opening a new fulfillment center in The American Dream City as a way of reaching even more customers. According to Blue Apron, the company plans to hire around 250 full-time employees with the launch of the new Arlington…