Council Connection: March 22, 2019
March 22, 2019
Presentation slide about Elements International Group LLC

City Council approves economic development agreement valued at $2.6 million 

At the March 18 Regular Meeting, the City Council conducted a public hearing and approved a resolution to finalize an agreement with Elements International Group, LLC, and IDIL Skyline D, LLC, for the relocation of the headquarters of Elements International Group, LLC, to a new industrial building located on 30 acres in the Skyline Industrial District. The international furniture wholesaler is moving its world headquarters to Mesquite and will be creating new jobs in the community. Watch the video presentation (Item 20).

Porch Swing ribbon cutting

City Council celebrates opening of new Porch Swing restaurant

Members of the City Council joined the Mesquite Chamber of Commerce and restaurant owner Antonio Swad to cut the ribbon on the new Porch Swing restaurant, 3855 W. Emporium Circle. The restaurant features a scratch menu and live music on the weekends. Watch a video recap of the ribbon cutting ceremony.

Proposition A

Special Election scheduled May 4

On May 4, the City will hold a special election to determine the future use of 171 acres of City owned property located entirely within the city limits of Balch Springs. For more information on the proposition, visit

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The Road Report e-newsletter is available online

The newest edition of the Road Report e-newsletter is available online. The publication provides an update on various road construction projects and more. Read the Road Report.

Child playing at Urban Air Adventure Park

Urban Air Adventure Park announces expansion in Mesquite

Urban Air Adventure Park, a family-themed entertainment complex, recently announced their plans to open a new location in Mesquite. The 30,706-square-foot indoor trampoline/recreation and entertainment center is scheduled to open in Winter 2020 at 3777 Childress Ave. Read their announcement.

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Mesquite Young Life hosts 5K Fun Run on March 30

Help Mesquite Young Life raise money to send local students to camp this summer. The non-profit organization hosts a 5K Fun Run on March 30 at Paschall Park, 1001 New Market Road. The run begins at 8 a.m. and includes a variety of family friendly activities. Learn more and register

Mesquite Rodeo Parade flyer

The annual Mesquite Rodeo Parade is April 6

Celebrate 62 years of the Mesquite Rodeo Parade on April 6 starting at 10 a.m. The parade winds through Downtown Mesquite with horses, bands and floats. Visit for more details.

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