Friday, January 24, 2014

Texas Stadium site: Game on for redevelopment

The former site of Texas Stadium is currently being used to house highway construction equipment. Irving Mayor Beth Van Duyne says she’d like to see it developed to include a mix of high-end retail, housing and recreation.

After years of sitting undeveloped and long removed from the sounds of cheering NFL crowds, the 90 acres that once housed Texas Stadium are closer to being redeveloped.
But details are sparse on what could be the fate of the former home of the Dallas Cowboys, which is why the city of Irving and San Diego-based development firm Oliver McMillan are preparing to host a public review of potential projects for the land with local business leaders and architecture experts.
“We are interested to see what they come up with as a team,” Mayor Beth Van ...
Staff Writer-Dallas Business Journal