Downtown Rowlett News


Rowlett Library is back on Main

The City of Rowlett Public Library is back on Main and we could not be more excited. We've had such a fun morning kicking off the Grand Opening with a ribbon cutting. Enjoy your time at the library and exploring the Village of Rowlett district. LIBRARY HOURS: Mon - Thurs 9:30am - 8:30pm Friday - Saturday 9:30am - 5:30pm PARKING MAP: MORE INFO:

Development Continues in Village of Rowlett

Something exciting is happening in downtown Rowlett! A Village is taking shape as old buildings become new again and new buildings fill long-vacant lots. New generations of interest are stimulating Rowlett's agrarian roots.

Village of Rowlett Development Wins Prestigious Urban Land Institute (ULI) Award

The North Texas District Council of the Urban Land Institute held its 3rd Annual Impact Awards Gala on Tuesday, October 3rd at Union Station in Downtown Dallas to recognize impactful developments in the DFW region.

Bankhead Brewing Co. is Open for Business

Brewpub features authentic food, American made brew equipment

Bankhead Brewing Co. in downtown Rowlett is finally open after months of anticipation. The brewpub opened last Monday, Aug. 29, but wasn't advertised because the owners, Ryan Pyle and Kevin Lefere, wanted to make sure everything was set and ready to take on the traffic of locals wanting fresh food and brews.

Three Transit-Oriented Development Projects Earn CLIDE Award

Three development projects built near DART Rail Stations have earned a 2017 Celebrating Leadership in Development Excellence (CLIDE) Award from the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG).