Deep Ellum is set to open a Fort Worth pub called Funkytown Fermatorium March 1, but the building’s bright paint is too much of an ad for the city’s sign code. The brewery took to Facebook to vent, but didn’t get a warm welcome.
Home builders say new state regulations for digging private water wells may severely hurt their ability to do business going forward. The new rules restrict how close a new water well can be to existing wells.
Thirty years later, AllianceTexas is the economic engine of North Texas, spurring growth in Fort Worth and surrounding Metroplex cities. With only half the 26,000 acres developed, more is in store, developers say.
The enormous Walsh master-planned community in far west Fort Worth is expanding, but some residents say they were caught off guard by plans to build much denser housing — including townhomes — in the upcoming second phase.
Decatur designers Brenda Blaylock and Susan Semmelmann are building their own 10,000 square-foot building that will house their new interior design studio. It’s set to finish construction at the end of 2019.
Construction on three warehouses will bring 1.5 million square feet of industrial space to AllianceTexas. One warehouse can expand to 2 million square feet, making it capable of being one of the largest distribution centers in the country.