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RailPort completes Power Way

RailPort Business Park opened a new entrance that provides greater access for existing industry and demonstrates a commitment to improving the infrastructure within the park.  Power Way extends access to the west between GDF Suez, Midlothian Power Station, and Target's Distribution Center.  As quoted in the Waxahachie Daily Light Mike Knisley, plant manager at GDF Suez, said "The new road provides an additional access point into the RailPort complex, creating a more convenient route for...

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3,100 Home Addition Proposed for Midlothian

The Midlothian City Council has held two public hearings on Kensington Park and Diamond "J" Ranch Planned Developments, as reported in the Waxahachie Daily Light. 

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Tarleton Exceeds Enrollment

December 14, 2012 by Midlothian Economic Development

TARLETON STATE EXCEEDS 2012 ENROLLMENT EXPECTATIONS AT MIDLOTHIAN HIGHER EDUCATION CENTER by Rachael Hedgcoth

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Midlothian Manufacturing Recognized in North Texas

November 12, 2012 by Midlothian Economic Development

With the recent article in the Dallas Morning News regarding the Gerdau steel mill in Midlothian, it is becoming apparent that there is a growing recognition of the industrial development in this community.

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Catalyst Retail Analysis

The Catalyst Retail Analysis & Merchandising Plan for Midlothian, Texas was completed in July 2011 and the results were presented at the Midlothian Chamber of Commerce Quarterly Luncheon on Wednesday, this week.  Key points favoring Midlothian for retail development from the study include:

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Midlothian ISD Approved 2nd High School

Midlothian's population growth and commitment to quality education will positively affect economic development and our ability to attract primary industry.

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Midlothian Bets on Developers' Interest

Exemplary qualities make DFW community one to watch in the future...

It was a strategic gathering of top industry players at the RECon 2012 Global Retail Real Estate Convention in Las Vegas from May 20-22. Held by the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), the convention offered an unparalleled opportunity for community leaders to network with real estate professionals from around the world.

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Ash Grove Cement Company Midlothian Plant Modernization

The Ash Grove Cement Company’s Board of Directors approved a $125 million dollar-plus investment in the company’s Midlothian, Texas, plant at its May meeting. A new preheater, precalciner production system will make Ash Grove’s facility among the lowest emitting cement producers in Texas.

According to Ash Grove Chairman Charles Sunderland, “We were considering a range of options as a result of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) portland cement National Emissions Standards for...

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Midlothian Wins Approval for New Higher Education Center

Community and college leaders celebrate expanding educational assets with MITC designation...

Building further on a solid reputation of educational excellence, community and college leaders came together on April 26, 2012 at the Midlothian Conference Center to celebrate the official formation of the Midlothian Higher Education Center (MHEC). Thanks to hard work and collaboration between public and private officials, the MHEC becomes just the ninth educational campus in Texas to be given the...

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