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Business

First Look: Inside Bryan Trubey’s Fair Park of the Future

The former HKS architect known for his sports stadium prowess is now working with Overland Partners to redesign Fair Park and uplift its surrounding neighborhoods.
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Animals

This Dallas Nonprofit Wants to Save Our State’s Native Turtles

Run by a group of scientists, former zookeepers, and turtle enthusiasts, Texas Turtles focuses on conservation and teaching folks about the reptiles in their own backyards.
By Grayson Mask
Heritage Giving Fund at Moore Philanthropy
Business

Froswa Booker-Drew and the Power of the HERitage Giving Circle

The nonprofit executive leads a group that supports underfunded organizations led by Black women.
By D CEO
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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.
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Local News

Work to Turn Concrete at Fair Park Into a Community Park Is on Schedule

Fundraising for Fair Park’s overhaul is going well, and the design phase of the park is moving into schematics.

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Business

Broadway Makes a Wicked Return to Dallas

And—fingers crossed—hopefully so does its $75 million economic impact.
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Commercial Real Estate

These Are The Real Estate Stories That Shaped 2020

Despite a global pandemic, DFW remained a hotbed for transactions.
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Architecture & Design

How Dallas Architect Firm Gensler Approached the Renovation of Fair Park’s Hall of State

The $14.4 million renovation has ensured restored areas are seamless and have brought the landmark back to its former glory.
By Maria Hieber
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Local News

With Fair Park’s Master Plan Nearly Approved, All It Needs Is $58 Million

The master plan is complete, the City Council seems poised to approve it, and now the real work starts: raising the money to break ground.
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Parks

What the Heck Is Going on With That Reverchon Park Money?

An earlier story on Candy's Dirt got some of it right and missed the most interesting part.
By Tim Rogers