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$5.5 Million in Improvements Coming to Downtown Mesquite

Construction for the downtown revitalization project begins in August

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    The Mesquite City Council approved $5.5 million for Front Street Station, the downtown Mesquite infrastructure project, on July 16, 2019.

    The Mesquite City Council approved $5.5 million for Front Street Station, a downtown Mesquite infrastructure project on Monday.

    The project will tackle drainage and lighting problems to improve downtown’s infrastructure.

    The project will also create an event space, a performance pavilion, a small park and over 80 new parking spots.

    "This project hits on so many fronts necessary to downtown revitalization, among them flexible event space and solid infrastructure to support a growing business base," Downtown Development Manager Beverly Abell said.

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    (Published Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019)

    Construction will begin in August and will end next year.

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