Posts Tagged ‘downtown’

Design Nonprofit Selects 2 Artist Groups for Community Project

Posted by Chloe Bennett

Design nonprofit buildingcommunityWORKSHOP has selected two local artist teams for its public space creativity initiative.

Activating Vacancy Downtown Dallas is a partnership between [bc] and Downtown Dallas Inc., working to engage Dallasites with their city in a positive way through …

Reviving Fountain Place: $70M Redo Will Give New Life to Tower

Posted by Lance Murray

From Fountain Place on west to Trammell Crow Center on the east, things are looking up for office towers along Ross Avenue in downtown Dallas.

The 60-story Fountain Place building is getting a $70 million “re-invention,” which helped secure renewals …

Downtown Dallas Shines on List of Cities Making a Comeback

Posted by Lance Murray

In 1965, British singer Petula Clark’s hit song Downtown painted a lyrical image of a place you could go to lift your spirits “when you’re alone, and life is making you lonely.”

The song was hit, but its depiction of …

Uptown WeWork Coworking Space Opens in January

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Coworking spaces are gaining momentum in North Texas with more than 35 places now available in the region.

While many are locally owned, the new WeWork location in Uptown Dallas is part of a corporate chain, The Dallas Morning News

How Dallas 2030 District Helps Buildings Save Buildings Money

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

GROUP SHOWS HOW UPGRADES CAN PAY FOR THEMSELVES


The iconic Fountain Place tower is the latest downtown landmark to join the Dallas 2030 District, a fairly new organization committed to sustainability and reducing energy costs.

The group launched one year …

Uber Debuts New App, Delivery Service in Dallas

Posted by Lance Murray

Uber on Tuesday announced that it has expanded it UberEATS business to a new, standalone app that will make food delivery even easier in Dallas.

It’s the first time Uber has launched a separate app outside the ability to request …

Bringing the City Together Through Innovation: A Conversation With Klyde Warren Park’s Tara Green

Posted by Jackie Sherman

Tara Green has served as president of Klyde Warren Park since June of 2013. Now, almost three years into her tenure, she shares some insights into what she has learned and what is next for the 5-acre greenspace that was …