• Press Releases

    August 26, 2019

    2019-20 Livability Rowlett, Texas Now Available
    The Rowlett Chamber of Commerce Releases New Tools to Promote Community

    Rowlett, TX –– The Rowlett Chamber of Commerce recently unveiled Livability Rowlett, Texas 2019-20, which is its primary quality-of-life marketing program for talent attraction.

    The program includes a digital magazine, print magazine and significant exposure on Livability.com, a national website with information about more than 15,000 of America’s best places to live and visit. All of the high-quality, easy-to-share content promotes the community’s favorable business climate, attractions and other enviable amenities to encourage business investment, talent recruitment and relocation. Targeted print and global digital distribution aims to reach entrepreneurs, site selectors, corporate executives and other talented individuals and families attracted to Rowlett’s quality of life.

    The program includes many tools for business people and residents to learn about and share with others the many success stories of the community:

    • Go to https://livability.com/tx/rowlett
    • Click through and share articles to read about business success stories, school programs, must-dos around the community and more. Each article includes share tools for quick posts to social media.
    • To read and share the digital version of the magazine , click on the magazine cover image. You can flip through online or download the book in .pdf format. You can also use share tools to quickly send a link by email or post to social media.
    • To get a print magazine , contact the Rowlett Chamber of Commerce.

    Livability Media publishes Livability Rowlett, Texas, which has support from and targeted distribution through the Rowlett Chamber of Commerce.


    August 2, 2019

    Rowlett Chamber Supports City of Rowlett & New Development Partner

    Rowlett, Texas – Last evening the City of Rowlett approved plans for the Sapphire Bay project and Sapphire Bay Land Holdings I, LLC as the new development partner for the former Bayside South property.  The Sapphire Bay project will bring over $1.0 billion in economic development impact to the City.

    As a long-standing economic development partner with the City, the Rowlett Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce our complete support for the project and vision it represents for Rowlett’s future.

    The new vision encompasses the best things from previous plans and adds new, exciting ideas we believe to be in line with the strategic goals of the Chamber.  Ultimately, Sapphire Bay will help to improve our quality of life and promote a business-friendly climate for those who live, work and play in Rowlett.

    The Rowlett Chamber welcomes Sapphire Bay Land Holdings I, LLC and Principals Marc S English and Kent Donahue to Rowlett and looks forward to a long and prosperous relationship.


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