Monthly Archives: March 2018

Twisted Root is latest addition in makeover of downtown Mansfield. Here’s what’s next

NICHOLAS SAKELARIS, Mansfield News Mirror


After months of anticipation, Twisted Root’s trademark buffalo burgers are sizzling on the grill in the Backyard, signaling the start of spring and the further evolution of downtown Mansfield.

Like a cookout in your own backyard, customers can visit the Backyard, chill out, play cornhole or just enjoy the sunshine. This summer, […]

By |March 29th, 2018|

This $800,000 project near downtown Mansfield is for the dogs

NICHOLAS SAKELARIS, Mansfield News Mirror


Mansfield could finally get a dog park next year, joining neighboring cities that have already built one or two areas for dogs to roam free.

Dog parks have evolved in recent years from just simple fenced in areas with a few shade structures and a water fountain to amenity-filled destinations with agility […]

By |March 27th, 2018|

Mansfield could annex 36 acres to include future Somerset homes

NICK SAKELARIS, Mansfield News Mirror


The Somerset development is already one of the largest single-family construction projects in Mansfield, with 1,200 lots planned at the southeast tip of the city.

Now, Hanover Property Co. plans to expand the project by 97 lots to include land just outside the city limits. In conjunction with that project, Mansfield officials […]

By |March 14th, 2018|

Mansfield Plant parent LyondellBasell named one of the World’s Most Admired Companies

PRESS RELEASE, LyondellBasell


MANSFIELD, Texas – March 6, 2018 — LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB), the operator of the Mansfield Plant, has been named to Fortune Magazine’s list of the “World’s Most Admired Companies” for 2018. This is a first-time achievement for LyondellBasell, one of the world’s largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies.


“You don’t need to look any further […]

By |March 6th, 2018|

Using Klein Tools as example, state comptroller says DFW has a powerful economy

NICHOLAS SAKELARIS, Mansfield News Mirror



Companies that forge, bend, stamp or weld metal have become a $14 billion industry in Texas, representing 14 percent of the state’s overall manufacturing economy, Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar said Tuesday.

Hegar touted the importance of an industry that added 14,000 jobs statewide in the past year while touring Klein Tools’ two […]

By |March 1st, 2018|