The Grand Park South (GPS) TIF District is in South Dallas, in an area strategically located north of I-30, west of I-45, and adjacent to historic Fair Park. The Grand Park South TIF District is located approximately 1.25 miles southeast of downtown Dallas. The District was created in 2005 to enhance the real estate market and encourage new investment by providing a source of funding for public amenities and infrastructure improvements in the neighborhood.
The district has many strengths including:
Proximity to downtown
Adjacency to Fair Park
J.B. Jackson Transit Center, which includes DART’s light rail MLK Station (Green Line)
South Boulevard – Park Row Historic District
The intersection of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr Boulevards – one of the only few such intersections in the country
Grand Park South TIF District Map
District Characteristics TIF Lifespan
Creation Date: October 26, 2005
Expiration Date: December 31, 2035 or when the budget of $29.8 million (2006 dollars) has been collected
City of Dallas
More information can be found in the annual report, available here.