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Economic Development launched an outreach program to attract both new retail development and restaurants as well as to assist existing businesses. Some of the retail development initiatives include the Shop Carrollton campaign, redevelopment of aging retail centers, the online dining and retail guides, just to name a few. To find more about retail development, click on the following links.

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Construction on Old Denton Road (north of Raiford Road) brings new Raiford Crossing residential development to Central Carrollton. The project by Arcadia Realty will add 174 homes and town homes while tieing in the recent extension of the Blue Trail.
The City of Carrollton Economic Development Department ranked as the fourth largest North Texas Economic Development agency, according to the Dallas Business Journal (DBJ). Carrollton completed a total of 117 deals—five more than in 2012—with a total value of $313.80 million.
National energy marketplace SaveOn Energy ranked the City of Carrollton number six on its Ten Texas Cities to get the “Biggest Bang for your Buck.”
The City of Carrollton is located in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth area and is a vibrant corporate and residential community. Carrollton's location and business cost advantages attract and support a diverse local economy.
A recent study by Movato Real Estate Blog ranked Carrollton, Texas as the twelfth happiest mid-sized City in America based on personal safety, homeownership rate, education, income, convenience of amenities and various stress factors.
Last updated: 4/9/2014 5:01:09 PM