June 20, 2024

“The award-winning South Main Street and Dallas Road in Grapevine, Texas is a true reflection

of the city’s leadership’s dedication and vision…”

Grapevine, Texas (May 8, 2024) — We are incredibly honored to announce that the Midwest section – South Main Street and Dallas Road in Grapevine is a 2023 Great Place in Texas recipient!

This award recognizes our community’s support of local planning efforts to create and sustain these Great Places. The Grapevine Planning Division manages long-range planning and research, review of zoning applications, and other    development requests to ensure compliance with City requirements. This division works closely with property owners, developers, the community, and other city staff on a variety of projects.

Director of Planning Services, Erica Marohnic said, “The award-winning South Main Street and Dallas Road in    Grapevine, Texas is a true reflection of the city’s leadership’s dedication and vision. The 2023 Great Places in Texas award is a testament to their efforts to create a lively, livable community that enhances the lives of both its residents and visitors. This recognition validates the city’s commitment to prioritize urban planning and design, historic preservation, placemaking, and fostering economic vitality while maintaining a small-town feel. We are extremely proud to receive this honor and remain committed to help shape the future of our city with the same level of dedication and excellence.”

Recently, The Great Places in Texas Award recipients were recognized during an Awards Ceremony at the APATX23 Planning Conference in Corpus Christi, Texas. Congratulations to our stellar Planning team!

About Grapevine

Grapevine is home to many successful businesses as well as numerous wineries, fine dining, nationally ranked festivals, and select attractions and resorts.  Its economic development efforts are designed to  further increase visitors and tax revenues through projects that emphasize hospitality, entertainment and retail uses.  Grapevine also boasts exceptional commercial and office facilities that capitalize on the City’s central location in one of the world’s most dynamic regions and close proximity to the world’s third-busiest airport, providing ready access to major U.S. and international markets. For more information, visit GrapevineTxEcoDev.com.