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Midlothian Ranks No. 8 in DFW's Top 10 Fastest Growing Cities

December 27, 2018 by Midlothian Economic Development

In a recent Dallas Business Journal article of Dallas-Fort Worth’s 25 fastest growing cities per U.S. Census Bureau 2013-2017 population estimates, rising suburban star Midlothian ranked No. 8.

With a population jump from 20,497 in 2013 to 25,254 in 2017, Midlothian boasted an overall growth rate of 23.2 percent.

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Fireworks Fly as Methodist Health System Breaks Ground in Midlothian

October 08, 2018 by Midlothian Economic Development

Under picturesque Texas skies, Methodist Health System broke ground in Midlothian on Oct. 5, 2018, on the system’s 11th hospital, Methodist Midlothian Medical Center.

Hard hats, shovels, turned dirt, cheers, and fireworks signaled the beginning of construction on the facility which will be located on 67 acres north of U.S. 287 between the Midlothian ISD multi-purpose stadium and Brookshire's. It will be Midlothian’s first acute care hospital. 

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Methodist Midlothian Medical Center Will Be Anchor Institution

August 15, 2018 by Midlothian Economic Development

The arrival of a new hospital marks a major milestone in a growing community’s development process. It is indicative not only of population growth potential, but also of a fertile environment for business.

A vital asset with the power to significantly enhance residents’ quality of life, hospitals also cultivate community connectivity, set strategic relationships in motion, and can assist businesses in the area. These are just some of the reasons Midlothian is celebrating Methodist Health...

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Google’s Search Leads to Midlothian

August 07, 2018 by Midlothian Economic Development

It’s official.

After months of speculation, Alphabet Inc.’s flagship subsidiary, Google, revealed on July 31, 2018, that it had purchased approximately 375 acres of land in Midlothian, Texas.

"Google has purchased property in Midlothian ... and while we do not have a confirmed timeline for development for the site, we want to ensure that we have the option to further grow should our business demand it," said Andrew Silvestri, Google's head of public policy and community relations for the...

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Midlothian Business Institute Seeks Innovators

January 31, 2018 by Midlothian Economic Development

It is often said that little things can make all the difference. One of the best examples of this can be found in the business world.

The small business world, that is.

Just how powerful are small businesses?

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Midlothian: One of the Safest Cities in Texas

For companies on the grow and families on the move, a community’s safety record is a top concern. While no community may ever be 100 percent crime-free, a very low crime rate is the next best thing.

For several years in a row, the North Texas town of Midlothian in Ellis County has been recognized for its safe environs.

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Midlothian ISD Earns Five-Star TXSmartSchools Distinction

October 19, 2016 by Midlothian Economic Development

For two years in a row, the Midlothian Independent School District has earned a coveted five-star rating under the new Texas Smart Schools Rating guidelines (formerly FAST).

The “Smart Score” is testament to the success of Texas charter and public school districts and campuses which exhibit cost-effective spending and measurable student academic progress as compared with their fiscal peers.

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Gerdau Midlothian Mill Awarded Skills Development Fund

Steel producer Gerdau, located in Midlothian, Texas, recently joined the ranks of Lone Star companies benefitting from the Texas Workforce Commission’s Skills Development Fund (SDF) grant.

Gerdau has collaborated with Texas State Technical College to provide customized job training for 189 new and incumbent workers using a $431,012 SDF grant.

Officials and representatives from Gerdau, the Texas Workforce Commission, Texas State Technical College, and other guests were on hand for the July...

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Groundbreaking of New Midlothian Hotel Planned

December 05, 2014 by Midlothian Economic Development

Following months of planning, a groundbreaking ceremony for the Courtyard by Marriott hotel is planned on the property adjacent to the Midlothian Conference Center.

The groundbreaking will be 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 10, with a reception to be held immediately following the ceremony. The event is open to the public.

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