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Cedar Hill, Texas

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Northwood University Opens New Cedar Hill Location

  • 09/10/18
  • Business, Community Involvement, Events, General Info
The new Cedar Hill facility, located at 207 N. Cannady Dr, will be the new central location for Northwood University’s faculty, staff, and academic programs.

CHEDC Recognized for Economic Excellence

  • 09/03/18
  • Business, Community Involvement, Events, General Info
Recipients qualify for recognition based on training taken by their governing board/council as well as the economic development director and professional staff.

Q+A: Cedar Hill’s Newest Hike & Bike Trail

  • 08/06/18
  • Business, Community Involvement, Events, General Info, Travel
City leaders sat down with Dallas Innovates to discuss the nature trail connecting Cedar Hill, Dallas, Grand Prairie and other neighboring cities.

Cedar Hill named in Dallas-Forth Worth Suburbs with the Best Downtowns

  • 08/01/18
  • Business, Community Involvement, Events, General Info, Travel
The downtown of a city calls to mind simpler times gone by. Once a city’s central business district, downtowns were the hub of activity.

D-FW is still second in the country this year for construction starts

  • 07/24/18
  • Business, General Info
During the first five months of 2018, construction starts in the D-FW area totaled almost $8.8 billion. Only the New York City metro area with $15 billion in starts has had more new building projects this year.

Dallas-Fort Worth area, London reach agreement on trade, investment

  • 06/20/18
  • Business, General Info
While there may be a trade war going on between the U.S. and several other countries at the moment, the Dallas-Fort Worth area and London are mates.

Cedar Hill, Jim Lake Companies announce mixed-use development project in Historic Downtown

  • 06/19/18
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The Cedar Hill Economic Development Corporation (CHEDC) has approved a development agreement with Lake Moreno Partners, LLC, a Jim Lake Partnership led by Amanda and Jim Lake, for a mixed-use development project in historic downtown Cedar Hill.

Director Allison Thompson recognized with IAMC Award

  • 06/04/18
  • Events, General Info
Thompson accepted the award at the IAMC Spring Professional Forum

Cedar Hill Police Department Recognized by TPCA

  • 05/21/18
  • Business, Community Involvement, Events, General Info, Travel
"After a 20-month process, the Cedar Hill Police Department became the 31st agency

City of Cedar Hill Celebrates National Economic Development Week

  • 05/16/18
  • Business, Community Involvement, Events, General Info, Travel
The City of Cedar Hill designates the week of May 7-12 as “National Economic Development Week” which was created and is coordinated

Texas Leads in GDP Growth

  • 05/07/18
  • Business, General Info
The Lone Star State saw the fastest growth of any state in the U.S. in real GDP during the fourth quarter of 2017.

City Manager Greg Porter joins the discussion at EarthX Festival

  • 04/23/18
  • Business, Community Involvement, Events, General Info, Travel
“The city has planned itself in such a way where there will be ways for neighborhoods, businesses, and the outside world to interconnect to everywhere else in the city without having to use a car,” Porter said.

Texas Wins Site Selection's Governor's Cup Award for the 6th Consecutive Year

  • 03/05/18
  • Business, Community Involvement, Events, General Info, Travel
For the 6th Consecutive Year, Texas has won Site Selection Magazine's Governor's Cup award, recognizing the Lone Star State for attracting the highest number of new facilities in 2017.

Construction Kicks Off for Second Phase of FM 1382 Trail Project

  • 02/26/18
  • Business, Community Involvement, General Info, Travel
Cedar Hill is a uniquely diverse geological area with abundant wildlife. New hike and bike trails will provide additional access to more of our community's natural beauty. The ecological corridor of Belt Line and FM 1382 showcases the city’s natural beauty through Cedar Hill Hill State Park, Dallas County’s Cedar

Cedar Hill Designated “SolSmart Gold” for Advancing Solar Energy Growth

  • 01/22/18
  • Business, Community Involvement, General Info
The City of Cedar Hill received a Gold designation from the national SolSmart program for making it faster, easier, and more affordable for homes and businesses to go solar. Cedar Hill joins Austin and El Paso as the third city in Texas to receive the Gold designation.

Construction projects take shape in Cedar Hill's Midtown area

  • 01/15/18
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Cedar Hill’s midtown area has new additions on the horizon. “These projects advance our community’s vision of a walkable commercial core with amenities for residents and visitors,” said City Manager Greg Porter.

Texas’ Unemployment Rate Falls to New Record Low 3.8 percent

  • 01/08/18
  • Business, General Info
Texas’ seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 3.8 percent, setting a new record for the lowest unemployment rate recorded in four decades. The Texas economy added 54,500 seasonally adjusted non-farm jobs in November. Annual employment growth for Texas increased to 2.7 percent in November, marking 91 consecutive months of annual growth.

Cedar Hill Bachelor Family takes home the prize!

  • 12/12/17
  • Community Involvement, Events, General Info, Travel
The Bachelor family of Cedar Hill, Texas, transformed their ranch-style house with thousands of blue and white lights to fit their theme, wrapping trees

Texas Ranked No. 2 on Forbes' 2017 "Best States for Business" List

  • 12/04/17
  • Business, General Info
Texas ranks No. 1 in the nation for economic climate and No. 2 on Forbes’ 2017 “Best States for Business” list, thanks to strong employment and gross product growth over the past 5 years.

Cedar Hill Ranks #13 on List of Leanest Local Governments

  • 11/03/17
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Cedar Hill was recently ranked among the leanest local governments in North Texas