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Kyle Kinateder Named President/CEO of Midlothian Economic Development

September 17, 2019 by Midlothian Economic Development

Midlothian Economic Development is pleased to announce and welcome Kyle Kinateder as its new president and CEO, effective Oct. 7, 2019. The announcement follows a national search conducted by The PACE Group.

Kinateder previously served as the executive director of economic development for the community of Schertz, Texas, where he was directly involved in attracting and facilitating a variety of projects.

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Methodist Celebrates Halfway Point of Midlothian Hospital With 'Topping Out' Ceremony

August 15, 2019 by Midlothian Economic Development

On a picture-perfect and unusually temperate day in late July, Methodist Health System officials gathered with civic and community leaders to celebrate the halfway point of construction on the new Methodist Midlothian Medical Center.

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Google Builds High-Tech Future With New Data Center in Midlothian, Texas

On a warm, windy June day in Midlothian, Texas — just 26 miles south of Dallas-Fort Worth — Alphabet Inc.’s Google made headlines when it officially unveiled progress on its first data center to be built in the Lone Star State.

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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 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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