The Dallas City Staff, including the Dallas CityDesign Studio, has approved the Sylvan | Thirty zoning application with only a few recommendations. What great news! They have been a pleasure to work with and we are excited to have their approval. We could not have done this without our communities’ input and respect for the process. Should you want to attend our zoning hearing, come on out this Thursday at 1:30 p.m. to STAND UP FOR SYLVAN | THIRTY!
The latest revisions to our zoning request have been made public by the City of Dallas. These changes were made in conjunction with the City’s zoning staff and City Design Studio. Here are some key changes that we thought might interest you… Sidewalks: Many of you have asked for specifics about the sidewalks along Sylvan Avenue and Fort Worth Avenue, specifically the width and walkability of those sidewalks. As part of the new zoning package that’s being presented to the city, the pedestrian zone (distance Continue reading →
Join us for a night of good music, great food, and lots of fun! Kelly with Mainstream Fish Camp will be cooking up his old fashioned camp food from their custom trailer all evening. Settle into one of our picnic tables with a hearty helping of fish, shrimp, and more – $10 all-you-can-eat! Enjoy live music by the well loved boys of Fish Fry Bingo! Kids, dogs, and friends welcome – grab a neighbor and come on over! Feel free to bring your cozy camping Continue reading →
As you’ve likely heard by now, the Fort Worth Avenue Development Group is hosting a “Town Hall” meeting this evening to talk about Sylvan|Thirty and our zoning request that’s currently with the City. We plan to attend the event and very much appreciate the interest and input we’ve received from the community about Sylvan|Thirty, including that from the Fort Worth Avenue Development Group and neighboring businesses. However, there are a few rumors and misconceptions floating around that we’d like to set straight: 1. We were Continue reading →
The Oak Cliff Chamber of Commerce strongly supports the Sylvan | Thirty development and urges the City Planning Commission and the Dallas City Council to vote in favor of the zoning request. In a letter of support from President, Bob Stimson, he states, “A project such as this requires many factors to come together for its success. First and foremost, it requires a visionary development team that is willing to take some extraordinary risks. It also requires the cooperation of the community and the City Continue reading →
Join the West Dallas Chamber on Thursday, August 4, as they recognize three breakthrough developments that hold great promise for economic development and job creation in West Dallas — including Sylvan | Thirty! More info here.
The West Dallas Chamber of Commerce has enthusiastically thrown their full support behind Sylvan | Thirty. Thank you, WDCC! Here’s a snippet from their letter of support. (You can read the whole thing on their Facebook page by clicking here.) “On behalf of the West Dallas Chamber of Commerce, we write this letter to you to express the enthusiastic and unanimous support from our board of directors for the proposed Sylvan|Thirty project and zoning application. We believe that the proposed project is a high quality Continue reading →
Calling all bicycle fanatics! As part of our biweekly market at Sylvan | Thirty, Oak Cliff Bicycle Company will host a Bicycle Swap Meet! July 30 from 8 a.m. to noon. See you there! More info is available here.
Thanks to the great folks at fidoakcliff for hosting one of their fabulous pop-up dog parks on the Sylvan | Thirty development site last month. They were a great addition to our bi-weekly Farmers Market! Fidoakcliff provided plenty of ice, water and tubs for pups to cool off in. Vendors were on site selling local products and Nammi Food Truck provided Bahn Mi. Green Pet had a few specialty items for sale, including doggie ice cream! Keep an eye on our Facebook and Twitter for Continue reading →
Local Family-Owned Organic Grocer, Cox Farms Market, To Open North Oak Cliff/West Dallas Location at Sylvan | Thirty Dallas/Oak Cliff, March 9, 2011 – On the heels of Wal-Mart’s announcement that it’s building a new grocery store in North Oak Cliff, local family-owned organic grocer Cox Farms Market has announced that it will be opening in 2012 at Sylvan | Thirty, a highly anticipated North Oak Cliff mixed-use development currently under construction at the intersection of Sylvan and Fort Worth Avenues. Duncanville-based Cox Farms Market will Continue reading →