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June 2019

TEXRail was $90 million under budget. Should Fort Worth’s transit agency keep the money?
June 13, 2019

Downtown Street Resurfacing Project Update
June 10, 2019

Branch & Bird open after damaged fire sprinkler floods patio of downtown restaurant
June 10, 2019

These are the 6 best food and drink events in Fort Worth this week
June 10, 2019

Texas Motor Speedway officials hope the Cowtown Pit Stop Challenge will become a mainstay for IndyCar weekend
June 9, 2019

IndyCar Pit Stops on a downtown Fort Worth street? Yup.
June 8, 2019

Remember that 18-story apartment building for downtown? It’s not happening after all
June 6, 2019

Celebrate the centennial of Burnett Park on June 11
June 5, 2019

Traffic Alert - FWWR at W 7th Street Crossing Scheduled for Improvement 6/25 - 6/27
June 4, 2019

High ranking Fort Worth official moves to Tarrant County College
June 3, 2019

May 2019

Les Miserables Returns to Bass Hall
May 31, 2019

Movie Nights in Sundance Square Return to Downtown Fort Worth
May 30, 2019

Jubilee Theatre Announces 2019-2020 Season
May 24, 2019

Fort Worth grows again, now the 13th largest city in U.S.
May 23, 2019

These are the 5 best food and drink events in Fort Worth this week
May 22, 2019

Pedestrian Safety Action Plan Survey
May 21, 2019

Sundance Square Named Among Top Public Spaces in the Country
May 17, 2019

Happiness Is An Ice Cream Cone in Each Hand
May 16, 2019

Behind The Scenes With Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price
May 16, 2019

Fort Worth gets more Melt: Popular ice cream shop opening another location
May 16, 2019

‘Night Of 1,000 Laughs’ To Benefit Cook Children’s Medical Center
May 16, 2019

Sundance Square scoops up favorite Fort Worth ice cream shop
May 16, 2019

Civitas Senior Living Chooses Fort Worth for Permanent Headquarters, Purchases Building on First Street
May 14, 2019

Texas Motor Speedway Brings Sights, Sounds of Indycar Racing to Downtown Fort Worth
May 13, 2019

These are the 6 best food and drink events in Fort Worth this week
May 13, 2019

Hundreds march through downtown Fort Worth in Marijuana March
May 11, 2019

Hundreds March in Fort Worth for Legalization of Marijuana
May 11, 2019

BROADWAY STAR RETURNS TO HELP RAISE FUNDS FOR THEATER THAT HELPED JUMPSTART HIS CAREER
May 10, 2019

Ten Great Public Squares
May 10, 2019

City of Fort Worth - Downtown Street Resurfacing Project Update
May 8, 2019

DFWI's 2018 "State of Downtown" Captures Remarkable Growth
May 7, 2019

Anastasia Makes Bass Hall Debut
May 7, 2019

Ready to book for Mother’s Day brunch? Read this first
May 6, 2019

Hundreds gather in downtown Fort Worth for Beto O’Rourke town hall and rally
May 3, 2019

State of Downtown report captures steady growth in 2018
May 2, 2019

Coworking Concept to Open 22,530 SF Office Space in Downtown Fort Worth
May 1, 2019

Yates adds to North Texas team
May 1, 2019

April 2019

New co-working/shared office space coming to downtown Fort Worth
April 30, 2019

Fort Worth’s Fourth Returns to Panther Island Pavilion
April 29, 2019

Beto O’Rourke will hold campaign rally in Fort Worth
April 26, 2019

DFWI's 2018 "State Of Downtown" Captures Remarkable Growth
April 24, 2019

Call for artists: Third Street underpass mural project
April 22, 2019

Bernie Sanders will hold campaign rally in Fort Worth
April 19, 2019

A rare look inside the historic Fort Worth Public Market
April 18, 2019

John Vallance Joins Board of Directors for Downtown Fort Worth, Inc.
April 16, 2019

Fort Worth Main Street Arts Festival closed Saturday due to storms
April 13, 2019

DART renames three stations
April 12, 2019

Downtown Fort Worth landmark is for sale
April 11, 2019

Main St. Arts Festival Kicks Off In Fort Worth
April 11, 2019

Arts festival happening this weekend in Sundance Square
April 11, 2019

TRE Link offers new option to DFW Airport
April 11, 2019

Fort Worth's Tower is on the market
April 11, 2019

It’s Main St. Arts Festival time. Here’s what you need to know
April 10, 2019

The Omni Fort Worth Hotel bought its property for $1 million
April 10, 2019

Democratic presidential hopeful preaches regional growth at Downtown Fort Worth Inc.
April 9, 2019

Tips to make Main Street Arts Festival even more fun!
April 9, 2019

Downtown Fort Worth annual meeting features awards, Democratic presidential hopeful
April 9, 2019

Downtown Street Resurfacing Project Update
April 9, 2019

Just In Time for Spring, Explore the Best Patios in Downtown Fort Worth's Sundance Square
April 8, 2019

Downtown Fort Worth is getting another high-rise apartment
April 4, 2019

$65M Multifamily Property By Lang Partners Breaks Ground In Fort Worth
April 4, 2019

Habitat for Humanity home moves out of Sundance Square to Hillside Morningside
April 1, 2019

March 2019

A 2000 Tornado in Fort Worth Triggered a Boom in Development
March 31, 2019

A Tornado 20 Years Ago In Fort Worth, May Have Created Opportunity & More Housing
March 31, 2019

Habitat for Humanity Builds Home in Fort Worth’s Sundance Square
March 29, 2019

New Downtown Grocery Store Will Cater to Fort Worth’s Busy Core
March 28, 2019

Sundance Square’s 12th Annual Movie Nights Returns to The Plaza Celebrating Cinematic Adventures
March 28, 2019

12 floors above downtown, scenic Branch & Bird adds dinners, late hours
March 27, 2019

Trinity Metro’s downtown rail and bus station renamed
March 27, 2019

Fort Worth has a great little TEXRail train station with an awful name – not anymore!
March 26, 2019

Try, try again: Downtown grocery to open in new First on 7th shops in Fort Worth
March 26, 2019

Trinity Metro’s downtown rail and bus station renamed
March 26, 2019

Dallas real estate investor Tier REIT is merging with Atlanta-based Cousins Properties
March 25, 2019

GM Financial Salutes Young Women’s Leadership Academy of Fort Worth as Part of Women’s History Month
March 20, 2019

DFWI Staff Becky Fetty selected for the 2019 ELF Program
March 18, 2019

New and Coming Soon to Downtown - March 2019
March 15, 2019

3rd Street Bar & Grill calls it quits after 1 year
March 15, 2019

Girls' day out: Sip and shop your way through Fort Worth's Sundance Square
March 14, 2019

Dean Ahdieh Accepts a Board Position with Downtown Fort Worth, Inc.
March 14, 2019

Summertime Fun: Movie Nights Returning To Fort Worth’s Sundance Square
March 13, 2019

Downtown Fort Worth, Inc. Partners with Downtown Commercial Property Owners To Launch Downtown Awareness Campaign
March 13, 2019

First AC Hotel by Marriott Finds Tarrant Co. Home
March 12, 2019

Why one of Austin’s hippest streets was transformed into a little piece of Fort Worth
March 9, 2019

Downtown Fort Worth is getting a new, urban-oriented hotel
March 8, 2019

An 18-story apartment building is coming to downtown Fort Worth
March 7, 2019

At All-Girls School In Fort Worth, Speaker Nancy Pelosi Tells Students To Be Confident
March 4, 2019

Jubilee Theatre Presents Loften Mitchell's Bubbling Brown Sugar
March 1, 2019

On Your Feet! Congas Its Way to Bass Performance Hall April 10-14
March 1, 2019

February 2019

Funding Approved for I-35W Expansion in Fort Worth
February 28, 2019

Downtown Fort Worth has a new cocktail bar. It’s inside a hotel that just opened
February 26, 2019

Downtown Fort Worth Inc., office building owners launch digital marketing campaign
February 26, 2019

New Trinity Metro “first mile/last mile” service
February 26, 2019

TEXrail to bring traffic to DFW Airport and Fort Worth
February 22, 2019

Bill Newberry, co-founder of Fort Worth’s long-running Circle Theatre, dies at 67
February 20, 2019

You could stay at this new upscale hotel in Downtown Fort Worth next fall
February 20, 2019

Jackson-Shaw Begins Construction on 252-Room AC Hotel by Marriott in Fort Worth, Texas
February 18, 2019

New hotel tower project starts in downtown Fort Worth
February 15, 2019

Construction begins on AC Hotel Fort Worth
February 15, 2019

Jubilee Theatre Announces Change In Season
February 11, 2019

Peek behind the candy curtain at this Fort Worth chocolate factory
February 8, 2019

A suburb of Dallas? Fort Worth is bigger, better than a lot of people think
February 8, 2019

110-Year-Old Historic Building near Downtown Fort Worth on the Market
February 7, 2019

HAMILTON to Anchor Performing Arts Fort Worth's 2019-2020 Broadway at the Bass Season
February 6, 2019

Nearly 100,000 ride TEXRail during free trial period
February 4, 2019

DFWI's annual meeting to feature former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper
February 4, 2019

The real test of TEXRail is now underway
February 2, 2019

Starting today, TEXRail is no longer free. Are people riding the trains anyway?
February 1, 2019

Valentine’s Day is less than 2 weeks away. Here’s a list of places to dine (one’s a zoo)
February 1, 2019

Big TEXRail test: Now that it's not free, will people still ride?
February 1, 2019

TEXRail Ridership Nears 100,000 In January
February 1, 2019

January 2019

Update: Man accused of randomly punching woman in downtown Fort Worth arrested
January 30, 2019

Fort Worth Launches Economic Development Incentive plan to Bring new Businesses to City
January 30, 2019

Lancaster TIF 8 approves funds for City Plaza easement improvements
January 29, 2019

I-35W Ramps to Downtown Fort Worth Now Open
January 29, 2019

TEXRail ridership exceeds expectations
January 29, 2019

Free tickets draw gleeful riders to Fort Worth's new TEXRail train
January 28, 2019

North Tarrant Express Opens New 35W Ramps - Creates more access for Downtown Fort Worth
January 25, 2019

North Tarrant Express Opens New 35W Ramps - Creates More Access for Downtown Fort Worth
January 25, 2019

How to take Fort Worth’s new TEXRail commuter line to Dallas Love Field Airport
January 24, 2019

Would you ride to work? Why Fort Worth is looking to TEXRail stations for development
January 23, 2019

Would you ride to work? Why Fort Worth is looking to TEXRail stations for development
January 23, 2019

TEXRail ridership reaches 55,000 in first 12 days of service
January 22, 2019

Living the dream takes a special kind of dedication
January 22, 2019

Fort Worth Commemorates 1959 King Visit With Historical Marker
January 21, 2019

North Texas parades, events honor legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.
January 21, 2019

Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo parade canceled due to threat of bad weather
January 18, 2019

Fort Worth is crazy over TEXRail, so is now the time to extend the trains south and west?
January 18, 2019

The Women’s March returns to downtown Fort Worth on Sunday, Jan. 20
January 17, 2019

These are the 8 best things to do in Fort Worth this weekend
January 17, 2019

Sundance Square by the numbers: Facts behind the Fort Worth fave
January 16, 2019

TEXRail Ridership Exceeds 11,000 in Opening Weekend
January 16, 2019

TEXRail Service Officially Up & Running
January 11, 2019

Commuters Riding The Rails As TEXRail Line Begins Service
January 10, 2019

New Texas rail line among several major U.S. transit projects
January 10, 2019

TEXRail 100% open, Fort Worth to DFW Airport
January 10, 2019

TexRail, Train from Fort Worth to DFW Airport, Opens for Business
January 10, 2019

TexRail Is Finally Here — Here's How It Works
January 10, 2019

Veteran seafood restaurant in Fort Worth's Sundance Square jumps ship
January 9, 2019

Tarrant County College to Host 5th Annual Fab Now Makerspace Conference
January 9, 2019

Circle Theatre opens the 2019 season with the classic Our Town by Thornton Wilder
January 8, 2019

TEXRail passenger service to start on 10 January following FRA approval
January 8, 2019

Waiting on a train? TEXRail’s on-again, off-again opening set for Thursday
January 7, 2019

The Book of Mormon Lottery Ticket Policy at Bass Performance Hall
January 7, 2019

Trinity Metro’s TexRail on Track to Open After Receiving Federal Approval
January 7, 2019

In Fort Worth, part of our sculpture is missing: Where are the ‘Zen garden’ rocks?
January 6, 2019

Jubliee Theatre Presents Aurin Squire's Obama-logy
January 4, 2019

Federal shutdown delays TEXRail opening
January 4, 2019

Restaurants, renovations coming to this Downtown Fort Worth building
January 3, 2019

Renovation in the works for downtown Fort Worth high rise
January 3, 2019

TEXRail train horns will stop sounding Jan. 5, though service may be limited
January 3, 2019

Redo set for Fort Worth mid-century high-rise
January 3, 2019

December 2018

Officials celebrate opening of TEXRail line from Fort Worth to DFW Airport
December 31, 2018

Less Than a Week Until TEXRail's Debut, Crews Make Sure Trains Are Running Properly
December 30, 2018

Sporting a Euro feel, the $1B TEXRail line connecting Fort Worth and DFW Airport debuts in one week
December 29, 2018

TEXRail: 5 things to know about Texas’ newest passenger train line
December 27, 2018

Willie Nelson’s sad ‘Pretty Paper’ is a real story. And it’s set in downtown Fort Worth
December 20, 2018

Local developers team up to build 1.2M square feet of office space in Fort Worth
December 19, 2018

New and Coming Soon to Downtown - December 2018
December 17, 2018

GM Financial Parade of Lights 2018 Award Winners
December 17, 2018

Trinity Metro Board of Directors selects new agency president/CEO
December 17, 2018

WeWork Opening Space In Sundance Square Next Year
December 10, 2018

WeWork Company to Open Office Space in Fort Worth’s Sundance Square
December 10, 2018

Sundance Square to Welcome WeWork in 2019
December 10, 2018

Proposed New Route ”The Dash” launching Spring of 2019
December 5, 2018

Freese & Nichols to Move Headquarters, 300 jobs to Downtown Fort Worth
December 4, 2018

Four Day Weekend Comedy Troupe Offers Special New Year’s Eve Dinner Package Show in Fort Worth
December 4, 2018

300 jobs are coming to downtown Fort Worth. See which company is making the move
December 4, 2018

Consulting firm moving corporate headquarters ‘back home’ to downtown Fort Worth
December 4, 2018

Trinity Metro CEO Ballard to retire in April
December 4, 2018

WeWork is headed to Cowtown with two new shared office centers
December 3, 2018

Development Group Buys Fort Worth Tower
December 3, 2018

November 2018

City of Fort Worth Training: Full-scale, active threat situation/ mass casualty incident exercise to be staged on Sunday
November 30, 2018

TEXRail will kick off service with free rides
November 30, 2018

JLL Negotiates Sale of 185,000 SF Office Building in Downtown Fort Worth
November 30, 2018

Tennessee developer buys landmark Fort Worth tower
November 29, 2018

This historic XTO skyscraper in downtown just sold and might soon be a 4-star hotel
November 29, 2018

He got Fort Worth’s TEXRail commuter line to DFW Airport built. Now he’s moving on
November 29, 2018

Fort Worth Leaders Eye Changes From Downtown to Near Southside
November 26, 2018

T&P Station is a historic train stop. Will parking issues become part of its future?
November 26, 2018

Fort Worth's Steinway Hall on the move
November 21, 2018

Public Meetings for Downtown Streets Resurfacing Project
November 20, 2018

Hotel Redevelopment Plans for this Downtown Historic Building are Underway
November 20, 2018

Dockless Scooters Survey
November 20, 2018

This new brewhouse in Fort Worth also dishes up barbecue
November 19, 2018

Parade of Lights Draws Thousands in Fort Worth
November 18, 2018

Four Young Women's Leadership Academy Teachers Earn FWISD Chair for Teaching Excellence
November 14, 2018

Planning to attend the Parade of Lights? Here’s how to do it without going crazy
November 14, 2018

Why so many college students are (seemingly) suddenly riding Trinity Metro buses
November 13, 2018

Hibachi for the holidays: A new sushi-hibachi grill downtown
November 12, 2018

Sundance Square Christmas Tree Arrives, Moved Into Place
November 12, 2018

Downtown restaurant goes dark, but only ‘temporarily’
November 12, 2018

The sights and sounds of the Tarrant County Veterans Parade
November 10, 2018

North Texas Communities Honor Veterans
November 10, 2018

Sundance Square's Christmas tree lighting scheduled for Nov. 17
November 9, 2018

Mission accomplished. Fort Worth provides veterans a home for the holidays.
November 9, 2018

Dine Downtown this Thanksgiving
November 8, 2018

Mouser Electronics Awards Educational Grant to STEAM Programs at Fort Worth Public Library
November 8, 2018

Sundance Square to Put Up Giant Tree Ahead of the Holidays
November 8, 2018

Construction begins on new segment of Live Oak Street connector
November 7, 2018

Fort Worth's Downtown Ambassadors Mark 1 Year This Month
November 5, 2018