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Posted on: May 30, 2019

The City of Balch Springs Welcomes Ventura At Hickory Tree

Ventura Multi-Family Complex At Hickory Tree Road

On April 8, 2019 the Balch Springs City Council unanimously approved a zoning change to allow a multi-family complex which is owned by Balch Springs Leased Housing Associates an affiliate of Dominium and Managed by Dominium Texas Management Services. The ...

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

SEATA Workforce Development in Southern Dallas County

SEATA Picture

On Thursday April 23rd the City of Balch Springs hosted the Dallas County SEATA (Southeast Area Transportation Alliance) luncheon. There was about 60 people in attendance from communities all over Dallas County including cities of Mesquite, Wilmer, Hutchi...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Balch Springs Day At The Capitol

Balch Springs Day 2019

On Tuesday March 26, 2019 the City of Balch Springs City Council, Executive Staff, EDC Boards (Type A & Type B), Planning & Zoning and City Staff attended the Balch Sprigs Day at the Capitol in Austin. The day consisted of recognition in the House...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Balch Springs Economic Development was recognized with Economic Excellence Recognition

TEDC Award 2019

The Texas Economic Development Council (TEDC) announced the recipients of its annual Economic Excellence Recognition program for 2018. The awards were presented at a breakfast held Thursday, February 21, 2019, at the TEDC’s Legislative Conference in Austi...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Balch Springs Economic Development Department Attends National Institute

Community Development Institue (CDI) March 2019

Economic and community development representatives from across the nation participated in the Texas Community Development Institute (CDI Texas) from March 4-7. Among those completing Year 2 was Linda Highwood and completing Year 3 of the three-year progra...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

Dallas County Public Works Honors Chris Dyser

Dallas County Public Works Awards Chris Dyser with Community Partnering Award

On November 14, 2018 Dallas County Public Works honored Community Development Director Chris Dyser with the 2018 Special City Partnering Award.

The award reads as follows: When Chris Dyser joined the City of Balch Springs as Senior Planner and Planning Man...

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Posted on: December 10, 2018

The EDC Board was honnered with Award at the Annual Chamber Awards Gala

Chamber Gala Award 2018

Balch Springs EDC Boards were honored with the Large Business of the year award at the Balch Springs Annual Awards Gala on November 8, 2018.Board Members in attendance were:

Pictured
left to right: Kelwyn Hill (Type B Board Member), Dr. Carrie Gordon (Typ...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

Balch Springs Economic Development Receives Economic Excellence Recognition

TEDC Award 2018

The Texas Economic Development Council (TEDC) has announced the recipients of its annual Economic Excellence Recognition program for 2017. The awards were presented at a special awards breakfast held Thursday, June 14, 2018, at the TEDC’s Mid-Year Confere...

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Posted on: November 26, 2018

Denny’s Restaurant and Fuzzy’s Restaurants ARE Now Opened for Business

Dennys and Fuzzys Taco buildings being built

Denny’s Restaurant and Fuzzy’s
Restaurant are officially opened for business in the City of Balch Springs. TheBalch Springs Industrial and Economic Development Corporation (Type A) sold
1.445 acers of real property to Almo Investme...

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Posted on: November 26, 2018

Economic Development Type A Sells Land To LDG Development

LDG -Beltline Place

On October 30, 2018 the Balch Springs Industrial & Economic Development Type A Board sold 18.713 acres of land to LDG Development. The 220-unit multifamily property is located on the South East corner of South Beltline Road and Lasater Road. The Econo...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

The City of Balch Springs and LDG Development to break ground on affordable housing

LDG Development Logo

Mayor Steven Gorwood and City Manager Susan Cluse joined with officials from LDG Development to break ground on the city’s newest affordable housing development-The Springs.  Once complete, the development will offer more than 220 apartment homes...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

Denny’s Restaurant and Fuzzy’s Restaurants Coming to the City of Balch Springs

Dennys and Fuzzys Taco buildings being built

 

Denny’s Restaurant and Fuzzy’s Restaurant opened in the City of Balch Springs. The Balch Springs Industrial and Economic Development Corporation (Type A) sold 1.445 acers of real property to Almo Investment II Ltd. to construct two restaurants a...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

The City Of Balch Springs Welcomes Comfort Suites to the City

Comfort Suites Closing of land Picture

On July 20, 2018 the Balch Springs Industrial Economic Development Corporation Type A entered into an economic development agreement to sell 2 acres of land to Comfort Suites (PMZ Balch Springs Lodging LLC) out of Seagoville, Texas. Comfort Suites hotel w...

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