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Trammell Crow Company

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2014

    The Next Round of the Cityplace Sam's Club Fight Starts Today

    Just about two weeks ago, all seemed lost for a group of residents who were upset about a Trammell Crow development plan that included building of a Sam's Club near Haskell Avenue and U.S. 75. Zoning for the development had already been approved, so the City Plan Commission's July 10 signing off on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2014

    Round Two of Sam's Club Legal Fight Will Last Into Monday

    The second act of the East Village Association's battle to reset the clock on a zoning change that would allow Trammell Crow to build a proposed 130,000-square-foot Sam's Club near Haskell Avenue and U.S. 75 will not be resolved until at least Monday afternoon, after Judge Phyllis Lister Brown was f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2014

    Judge Restrains City from Issuing Building Permits for Cityplace Development

    District Judge Emily Tobolowsky issued an order Friday blocking, at least for now, developer Trammell Crow's plan to build a 130,000-square-foot Sam's Club in Cityplace, just north downtown. Residents in the neighborhood near Haskell Avenue and Central Expressway won a temporary restraining order t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 10, 2014

    CityPlace Sam's Approved, Until Court Hearing Tomorrow, At Least

    As expected, the Dallas City Plan Commission voted this afternoon to approve the Trammell Crow backed plan for the area surrounding U.S. 75 and Haskell Avenue. The plan, for a development that's been labeled the East Village, was presented to neighbors as being for a walkable, diverse multi-use outc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2014

    Residents Seek Temporary Restraining Order Against CityPlace Sam's Club

    East Village Association, a group representing residents who live near the proposed East Village development, has filed a request for a temporary restraining order and a permanent injunction against the city of Dallas and the Plan Commission to block a zoning change that would allow construction of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2014

    Dallas Plan Commissioners Reluctantly Allow Zoning for Cityplace Sam's Club to Stay

    Life isn't fair. It's why kids starve. It's why puppies suffer. It's why the people who live next to Cityplace will soon also be living next to a 130,000-square-foot Sam's Club. Dallas' City Plan Commission confirmed this afternoon that yep, the big box Trammell Crow has planned for the corner of C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2014

    CityPlace Neighbors Are Rallying to Fight Planned Sam's Club, But It's Probably Too Late

    Neighbors are, at this very moment, rallying opposition to the Sam's Club that Trammell Crow plans to build at CityPlace. They've launched the inevitable Change.org petition. They've booked Councilman Adam Medrano for a community meeting tonight. They are scouring the final development plan the City ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2012

    Wherein We Answer the Question: Whatever Became of Downtown's Man and Pegasus?

    Flickr user: Diorama Sky​Spent the latter half of the afternoon tracking down a mystery for a Friend of Unfair Park, who wondered whatever became of Man and Pegasus, Carl Milles's 1949 sculpture -- one of six, actually. For a long while it's been perched at Harwood and Bryan, in front of Bryan Tow ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2011

    Living At, and Around, DFW Airport

    Via.​About four years back, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill professor John D. Kasarda ID'd Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport as the city center of the future -- the so-called aerotropolis. Well, Kasarda's turned his article into a full-blown tome that just landed in the mailbox: ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2010

    Note to Park and Rec: Now Might Be a Good Time to Scrub Down Trammell Crow's Cows

    ​Speaking of the Trinity River and the levees (though, really, when are we not?) ...Late Saturday afternoon, the 6-year-old who lives in my house and I were heading home after a long day spent digging through dusty relics in the Antiques and Design District. I'd wanted to check out Lula B's West, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2010

    Public Art Attack: Look, It's Good for Tourism

    Dallas Convention & Visitors BureauIs Pioneer Plaza really "the best example" of Dallas's "iconic public art projects"?​Pretty sure Sam's heading to the city council's Transportation and Environment Committee meeting today, during which council members will meet with Dallas Area Rapid Transit pres ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2009

    With City's First Municipal Management District Official, Let the Self-Taxing Begin!

    Sam MertenThe board of directors of the Cypress Waters Municipal Management District take their oaths today at One Arts Plaza.​The Cypress Waters Municipal Management District officially became the city's first such district -- that is, one with the power to levy taxes and issue bonds -- this ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2009

    We Wondered What Happened to the 330-Unit Complex Planned Next to Farmers Market

    View Larger MapSpeaking of Dallas Farmers Market ...It was exactly one year ago that the Dallas City Council agreed to give Trammell Crow Residential $2,687,500 out of the Farmers Market TIF to expedite the construction of what was then known as the Alexan Farmers Market Project. The city also agree ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2009

    After Razing Timbercreek Apartments, Trammell Crow Company Heads to Board of Adjustment Aiming to Delay Replacing Trees

    Trees out, JCPenney in. Yup, sounds like Dallas. Shortly after Intern Alex wrote this strong piece, we wondered what had become of the Timbercreek Apartments on Northwest Highway and Skillman. Schutze exposed the city council vote in May 2006 when Mayor Laura Miller stood alone in opposing new zonin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2009

    Hundreds Gather to Celebrate the Life of Trammell Crow, "A Man of Contradictions"

    Hundreds gathered at Highland Park United Methodist Church this morning to celebrate the life of Dallas real estate tycoon Trammell Crow, who died in his sleep last week at a family farm in East Texas. The church's sanctuary was full nearly an hour before the 11 a.m. service, forcing others into the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2009

    At 94, Trammell Crow Has Died

    Anne Raymond at Crow Holdings tells Unfair Park this morning that Trammell Crow died last night in his sleep at the age of 94. She says the real estate developer -- a graduate of Woodrow Wilson High School who wound up owning and developing much of his native Dallas -- had not been ill and that he " ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2009

    In Trammell Crow We Trusted

    This morning I read with sadness of the death of Trammell Crow, a man for whom I have always had great admiration. I would like to pass along this modest anecdote.In the early 1990s when I was between newspaper jobs, I worked for Trammell Crow on a personal project of his. I was a very small cog amo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2009

    Services for Trammell Crow Set for Monday

    After the jump, the official Trammell Crow obituary sent to local media today. But first, this information concerning services scheduled for Monday:A public service will be held on Monday, January 19, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. at Highland Park United Methodist Church, located at 3300 Mockingbird Lane, Dall ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2008

    A Coffee-Table Tribute to Those Who Built This City (Not on Rock and Roll)

    From the book: "Storey Stemmons, Trammell Crow and John Stemmons pose prayerfully as L. G.Rainey of Equitable prepares to take over the permanent financing from J.D. Francis of the Mercantile Bank." After the jump, the full press release announcing the publication of THE BOOK -- Dallas/Fort Worth Co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2008

    A Really Long Post About Last Week’s Council Meeting. Worth Reading, Though. Swear.

    Brian Harkin John Wiley Price and John Scovell showed up last week to defend Mayor Leppert’s hotel, but it was council member Vonciel Jones Hill who stole the show. At last week’s meeting, the city council approved selling bonds to refinance the convention center and spending another $4 million ... More >>

  • News

    September 18, 2008

    Clearing the Air

    Former County Judge Margaret Keliher keeps trying to blow away the smoke over pollution plans

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2007

    Jekyll Island and Trammell Crow

    Trammell Crow Company's getting much grief today for a $10-million tax break it's receiving to build a $90-mil hotel-and-condo project. It sounds so familiar, only, it's not in Dallas (this time), but outside Atlanta -- on Jekyll Island, a Georgia state park that contains some of the hottest propert ... More >>

  • News

    June 21, 2007

    Moral Minority

    The wages of sin are a big fat bankroll for Trammell Crow, thanks to city council

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2007

    You, Me & Dupree

    You need more Scovells? We got 'em! Meet Dupree, who does not need a couch upon which to crash. I sit up in the cheap seats in the city council chamber collecting the political equivalent of sports trivia. This week I was there waiting for an item to come up when a handsome young fellow with a famil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 16, 2007
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    December 20, 2006

    Crow No Mo'. (Well, Kinda. Pretty Much, Yeah.)

    On Halloween we told you that the largest commercial real estate company in the world, Los Angeles-based CB Richard Ellis Group, Inc., was acquiring Trammell Crow Company for $2.2 billion. The only thing standing in the way of the deal going down was Trammell Crow shareholders' giving their A-OK. We ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2006

    Business in the Front

    The old Parkland's now without windows, giving it a far less sinister vibe just in time for the holidays. Ladies and gentlemen, you have been lied to. And it's my fault. Not deliberately, of course, because nearly a year ago, I told you that a guy named Byron Head was gonna buy the old Woodlawn Hosp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 24, 2006
  • Blogs

    November 15, 2006

    Does Every Former NFL Player Wind Up in Real Estate?

    David Richards went from HP to SMU to the NFL...to real estate. Well, of course. On Halloween, as you no doubt recall, the largest commercial real estate company in the world, CB Richard Ellis Group, Inc., announced it was acquiring Trammell Crow Company for $2.2 billion. The deal isn't expected to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2006
  • News

    August 17, 2006

    Change Is Gonna Come

    With some help from his friends, Don Williams intends to save South Dallas one block at a time

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2006

    A Maple Falls

    Maple Terrace "is dead." Said so in The Dallas Morning News: "Trammell Crow Co. has halted efforts to construct condominiums in Dallas' historic Maple Terrace building and develop an adjoining high-rise because sales did not meet expectations." This will not come as a shock to, oh, Andrea Grimes, wh ... More >>

  • News

    May 18, 2006

    Looters

    Everybody got a piece when the families at Timbercreek got evicted--except the families

  • News

    May 4, 2006

    The B.S. Plan

    For the real plan, watch the vote on Timbercreek

  • Calendar

    February 3, 2005
  • Calendar

    February 26, 2004

    Transplant

    Part of the heart of Deep Ellum moved out with Conduit Gallery

  • Calendar

    January 22, 2004

    Year Cheer

    Monkey around in 2004

  • Calendar

    October 2, 2003

    Fall Out

    Arboretum is bloomin' crazy

  • Best of Dallas

    September 25, 2003
  • Dining

    October 5, 2000

    Up in the Air

    Fort Worth's landmark Reata restaurant is back and waiting on a deal to save its home

  • Dining

    May 20, 1999
  • News

    December 24, 1998

    Blowing smoke

    Denton residents like Parks and Delores Olmon want to know how a posse of city slickers managed to railroad plans for a lead-belching copper factory in their town

  • News

    September 24, 1998
  • Calendar

    March 19, 1998
  • Dining

    March 27, 1997

    Let's not

    'Doing lunch' in Dallas can leave you holding the bag

  • News

    September 26, 1996

    Smuggler's blues

    Crow son-in-law gets six months in a Dallas halfway house for his dealings witha Libyan finance minister

  • News

    August 24, 1995
  • News

    May 25, 1995

    Crow associate charged

    New York advisor indicted in 'Libyan connection' scheme

  • News

    December 22, 1994

    The Crow-Qadhafi Connection

    How a mythic Texas family won the gratitude of a dictator

  • News

    December 22, 1994
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