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Midlothian’s Larry Barnett Named One of Top 50 Economic Developers

February 22, 2017 by Midlothian Economic Development

Larry Barnett, President and Chief Executive of Midlothian Economic Development, has been named to Consultant Connect’s 2017 North America's Top 50 Economic Developers list. He was one of just seven economic developers from Texas to appear on the list.

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Partnerships For Progress

November 16, 2015 by Midlothian Economic Development

When it comes to economic development and moving a community forward, relationships are critical.

Like most relationships in life, the best business relationships are built on integrity and fueled by mutual respect, trust and time. Oftentimes, a solid professional relationship can be the catalyst for an exciting opportunity.

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Applied LNG Unveils New Plant in Midlothian

November 12, 2015 by Midlothian Economic Development

It was with great excitement that Westlake Village, Calif.,-based Applied LNG  a leading marketer, producer and distributor of liquefied natural gas (LNG) for alternative fuel use in North America  held its ribbon-cutting ceremony at its new Dallas-Midlothian LNG plant in late October.

A beautiful fall day set the stage for Applied LNG, state and local officials, invited attendees from the 2015 High Horsepower Summit being held in Dallas and other event guests to celebrate the occasion....

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New Sculpture Will Demonstrate the Collaborative Midlothian Community

November 10, 2015 by Midlothian Economic Development

With the community’s support, “Combination” is planned to unveil in December on Community Circle

For decades, Midlothian has been proud to call itself a collaborative community, one in which its residents and business interests have worked together to achieve success. That unique spirit of collaboration will be represented in “Combination,” a site-specific sculpture that has been designed, is currently being developed, and will be installed by Brad Oldham Sculpture.

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Kroger Marketplace Planned for Midlothian

October 23, 2015 by Midlothian Economic Development












Midlothian Economic Development is pleased to announce the Midlothian Towne Crossing Shopping Center to be built in Midlothian, Texas.

Larry Barnett, president of Midlothian Economic Development, says the announcement follows several months of work by City of Midlothian officials, the Midlothian Community Development Corporation board and Midlothian Economic Development representatives.

Construction on the upscale 53-acre shopping center is slated to begin in...

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Buckley Oil Company: Why Midlothian?

October 20, 2015 by Midlothian Economic Development


Few things can tell a community’s story better than its business residents’ insights. This is why we created the “Why Midlothian?” series

In this series, Midlothian companies share their experiences, observations and impressions about why Midlothian has proven a great fit for their business needs. We hope their stories will inspire you to consider how you can make something great with us in Midlothian.

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Headquarters Flourish in North Texas

August 20, 2015 by Midlothian Economic Development

Without a doubt, North Texas is one of the most vibrant economic markets in the United States. The area possesses a magnetic attraction for companies of all shapes and sizes, including a growing number of headquarters operations.

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Midlothian: At The Crossroads of Opportunity

The Dallas-Fort Worth metro made headlines recently when it was tapped by MarketWatch as America’s most business-friendly metro area for 2014.

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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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