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Vision 2020

Vision 2020

Friday, Oct 26, 2018 at 07:02 PM CDT

Dual Language Programs Flourish in North Texas

Dual Language Programs Flourish in North Texas

There is an energy across the country for dual-language programs and schools providing instruction in both English and a second language -- and they are popping up all over North Texas.

Thursday, Oct 18, 2018 at 05:16 PM CDT

The Dallas Inland Port Will Bring More Jobs to North Texas

The Dallas Inland Port Will Bring More Jobs to North Texas

There’s a booming area in North Texas that many people may not know about called the Dallas Inland Port, linked by rail to ports in Houston and California. It is already a source of thousands of jobs and should...

Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 at 06:39 PM CDT

Vision 2020: Fort Worth's Shifting Population & Culture

Vision 2020: Fort Worth's Shifting Population & Culture

One Fort Worth neighborhood embodies just how quickly the population and culture there are evolving.are pushing the Near Southside into the future.

Wednesday, Oct 3, 2018 at 10:39 PM CDT

LA Paints Streets White To Cool Down Temperature

LA Paints Streets White To Cool Down Temperature

The city of Los Angeles is conducting a pilot program to test if painting their streets white with a product called CoolSeal will decrease the temperature on the roads and possibly in neighborhoods. Their...

Thursday, Sep 27, 2018 at 06:35 PM CDT

Fastest-Growing Population in Uptown Dallas Are Children

Fastest-Growing Population in Uptown Dallas Are Children

In Dallas’s booming Uptown neighborhood the population continues to grow year over year. But recently, leaders noticed a shift as kids under five have become the fastest growing age group.

What is Vision 2020?
North Texas is booming — really booming — according to the U.S. Census Bureau's latest population estimates. The impact is massive. Homes, roads, schools and business are being built. Different problems are arising. So how is North Texas dealing with this rapid growth and change? What’s the future look like? These are the questions we will be working to answer over the next 18 months. We’re launching a project called "Vision 2020: the Future of North Texas."