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Mixed-use complex at Fort Worth TRE parking lot could cost $60 million

A design panel proposes two buildings on Trinity Railway Express lot on Near Southside, with a mix of apartments, retail, office and parking, and frontage on West Vickery and views across I-30 and overlooking downtown.

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Trinity Terrace to build 23-story River Tower

Trinity Terrace, the Fort Worth retirement community that overlooks the Trinity River downtown, plans to launch construction in November on a 23-story River Tower, the nonprofit that owns the property said Friday.

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Fort Worth-area human resource awards seeks nominations

The Fort Worth Human Resource Management Association (FWHRMA) has announced their inaugural Human Resource Professional of the Year Award.

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Downtown Fort Worth TIF board extends two free parking leases

The short-term extensions for the City Center and 777 Main free parking leases, two of six downtown garages that offer free night and weekend parking paid for by the TIF, come as the TIF board debates best uses for its tax dollars as the district enters its final 10 years.

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Promises kept, memories secured as bank’s 1964 time capsule is recovered

Eddie Gale fulfilled his promise. Family legend had it that, 50 years ago, construction worker Gale had placed a letter for his family in a

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Winter Whistler Express arrives Nov. 29
 
A. Lee Graham
Reporter
 
Trinity Railway Express invites folks to climb aboard the Winter Whistler Express, a new holiday train.
 
Combining two Trinity Railway Express cars and operated by the Fort Worth Transportation Authority (The T) and Dallas Area Rapid Transit, the newly announced train is set to debut on Friday Nov. 29.
 
Several family events are planned between 12 noon and 3 p.m., including visits from Santa and holiday carolers as passengers travel between Dallas and Fort Worth. The special Winter Whistler Express events also are scheduled from about 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays (Nov. 30, Dec. 7, 14 and 21).
 
Tickets can be purchased at platform ticket vending machines or by using the new GoPass mobile application available for free at the App Store or Google Play. Details about the app are available at www.GoPass.biz.
 
More information and schedules are available by visiting www.trinityrailwayexpress.org or by calling The T at 817-215-8600, as well as DART customer information at 214-979-1111.
 
lgraham@bizpress.net
 
 
 

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