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Fort Worth's new thoroughfare plan aims for more variety in street design

Fort Worth is launching a review of its master thoroughfare plan aimed at accommodating continued suburban growth and central city redevelopment with a greater variety of streets and more efficient traffic flow.

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Holt Hickman, businessman who helped preserve Stockyards, dies at 82

Longtime Fort Worth businessman, philanthropist and preservationist Holt Hickman died Nov. 15, 2014, at the age of 82.

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UPDATE: Could American Airlines move its headquarters?

A key linchpin in the Fort Worth economy, American Airlines Group Inc., is considering sites for a new headquarters, possibly outside the city, the airline’s CEO said this morning.

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Tiger Woods takes a swing at Fort Worth's Dan Jenkins - in print anyway

Rarely does Golf Digest make the news. Leave it to Dan Jenkins to change that.

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Crestwood area hoping to block planned office building

Residents of West Fort Worth’s Crestwood Association are trying to block the rezoning of a small apartment complex at White Settlement Road and North Bailey Avenue to make way for a planned office building, saying it would represent the start of commercial encroachment into their neighborhood.

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Sumitomo buys equity stake in Southlake builder

 

Bellevue, Wash.-based Sumitomo Forestry Seattle Inc. has taken a 50 percent stake in Southlake-based Bloomfield Homes LP.

Sumitomo Forestry Seattle is a subsidiary of Tokyo-based Sumitomo Forestry Co. Ltd. 
The acquisition of equity shares will allow Sumitomo the ability to expand its U.S. housing business.
Established in 2004, Bloomfield Homes has grown to become the eighth largest homebuilder in the region with the sales of $89 million and 400 closings in the fiscal year that ended December 2012, according to a news release. The company expects fiscal 2013 sales to be $135 million with 600 closings, according to the news release. Donald Dykstra is president of Bloomfield Homes, which has 64 full time and part time employees.
 

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