Posts Tagged ‘Texas Central Partners’

Bullet Train Terminal Would Put Dallas’ The Cedars on Track to Economic Boon

Posted by Lance Murray

The Cedars neighborhood south of downtown Dallas is one of the city’s first and most-historic areas, one that has suddenly been thrust into a highly visible, prominent place in the city’s future.

Monday’s announcement by Texas Central Partners that it …

Movers + Shakers:
North Texas Social Innovators You Should Know

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-Fort Worth is home to dozens of creatives who are changing the face of urban planning, social, and educational innovation. Here are some to watch.

SOCIAL

Brittany Merrill Underwood

Founder of Akola Project

Underwood is the founder of the Akola …

The Technology Propelling
Texas’ High-Speed Rail

Posted by Dave Moore

The thought of rocketing Houston-bound through the Texas prairie at 200 mph seems hardly old-school or conservative.

But, the folks at Texas Central Partners are in the process of delivering a contradiction on rails: technology that delivers gee-wiz results in …

High-Speed Rail Could Transform Dallas’ Urban Core

Posted by Lance Murray

Proponents of the proposed high-speed rail project that would turn a trip from Dallas to Houston into a scenic, 90-minute ride believe the project could help developers “build the newest part of downtown,” that could change the way people perceive …

UTA Student Wins Award in Bullet Train Design Competition

Posted by Rachel Hawkins

Julia Green, a graduate student at the University of Texas at Arlington has been recognized in a statewide competition with her station design for the proposed Dallas-to-Houston bullet train system.  

“The winners of this competition displayed truly innovative ideas,

Contest: Student Architects Get Shot at High Speed Rail Station Design

Posted by Nealie Sanchez

Texas college students will have the opportunity to leave their architectural mark on stations for one of the first high speed rail systems in the nation.

Texas Central Partners, the Dallas-based private company that will build the proposed Dallas-to-Houston bullet …