Public Art Christening! – Carlton Radial Drill

Public Art Christening! – Carlton Radial Drill

Thanks to the generosity of Commerce Grinding, Fort Worth Avenue will soon feature another fabulous piece of public art, the “Carlton Radial Drill.” Fort Worth Avenue Development Group is hosting a champagne reception and christening to honor the piece from 6:00 to 7:30 next Tuesday evening, November 25, in front of Commerce Grinding, located at […]

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2014 Spare pARTS Fundraiser

2014 Spare pARTS Fundraiser

The Fort Worth Avenue Development Group will hold its annual fundraiser on Saturday, October 25, 2014, from 6:30 to 9:00 at the Manny Rodriguez Photography Studio at 1007 Fort Worth Avenue behind Metro Paws. Proceeds go to fund the annual installation of a public art piece along the corridor as part of the FWADG’s Spare […]

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Spare pARTS Market

Spare pARTS Market

 Can the Fort Worth Avenue Development Group make a dog park, market, public space, beer garden, super fun hang out place that is sustainable? Well, let’s try it for a weekend! The date is Saturday April 26th, the time is 10 to 4, and the place is 739 Fort Worth Avenue at the northeast corner […]

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2014 FWA Spare PARTS Public Art RFP

2014 FWA Spare PARTS Public Art RFP

Fort Worth Avenue Development Group is reaching out to local artists Requesting Proposals for a Public Art Installation to be placed in front of Commerce Grinding at 635 Fort Worth Avenue, Dallas, Texas.  This is an open call to any and all artists 18 years of age or older who are encouraged to submit their […]

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FWA Thoroughfare Plan Amendment

FWA Thoroughfare Plan Amendment

The Dallas City Council on September 11th unanimously passed a thoroughfare plan amendment for Fort Worth Avenue.  The illustration shows the proposed conceptual design for the roadway configuration for the entire 3.5 miles of the West Commerce/Fort Worth Avenue corridor from Beckley to Westmoreland.  Proposed are four 11-foot lanes of vehicular traffic, a 14-foot median, […]

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The Fort Worth Avenue Development Group is a group of committed volunteers from the neighboring community that are interested in developing existing businesses and bringing new businesses and residents to the West Commerce/Fort Worth Avenue corridor.