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Urbanism & Transportation

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The Lessons Dallas Can Learn from Cedar Crest’s Legendary Greens

Ira Molayo grew up playing Cedar Crest. Now he runs the golf course, designed by a legend of the game and owned by the city of Dallas. It could be a national treasure—if only the city would stop killing the grass.
By Curt Sampson
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Person of Interest

The Man Behind The Loop, a 50-Mile Trail Coming Soon to Dallas

Philip Hiatt Haigh, the executive director of the Circuit Trail Conservancy, tells all about the newest bike trail that will be winding its way through Dallas in 2026. Plus, a little bit of relationship advice.

Downtown Dallas Inc. Hires New President and CEO

Jennifer Scripps will step down from her current post as the director of arts and culture for the city of Dallas to join DDI in April.
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State of DFW 2021

A Regional Economic Development Update
By D Partner Studio
Dallas History

In the Name of Progress: What Dallas Has Taken from the Black Community

Fair Park is not an outlier. Local, state, and federal agencies have taken property from Black Dallasites for everything from highway expansions to airports.


Dallas History

The Fair Park Lie

Fifty years ago, Dallas officials forced 300 families out of their homes, promising improvements the whole city would enjoy. The real plan: replace Black people with concrete.
Urban Design

Hunt Realty Bets Big on New Victory Park Development

The company hopes to attract commercial tenants with huge towers and human-scale green space.
Local News

I-30 Is About to Undergo a Radical Makeover Through East Dallas

TxDOT plans to widen the highway through East Dallas — and bury it. Let's go inside the plans.
Urban Design

The 50-Mile Loop Trail Is One Step Away From Beginning Construction

Construction could begin as early as June. The trail will connect 39 existing miles of trail and create a new 9-mile path from White Rock to the Trinity Forest.
Local Government

TxDOT Hopes Biden’s Transit Priorities Are Good News for Its I-30 Canyon Project

The state agency is highlighting the project's plans to restitch the street grid between downtown and the Cedars as well as the land it would free up for development.