Plans advance for proposed expansion of The Hills Church in Southlake

A proposed renovation project for The Hills Church has been given the green light. (Rendering courtesy city of Southlake)
A proposed renovation project for The Hills Church has been given the green light. (Rendering courtesy city of Southlake)

A proposed renovation project for The Hills Church has been given the green light. (Rendering courtesy city of Southlake)

Southlake City Council gave the green light for The Hills Church, located at 2501 W. Southlake Blvd., Southlake, to undergo renovations and expansions during its Feb. 4 meeting. The church is estimating an approximate 16,760-square-foot, two-story expansion of its current facility, according to the applicant. In addition, the seating capacity in the worship center will be expanded to accommodate about 550 seats.

The additional spaces will be designed for fellowship and gathering areas with a coffee bar, a catering area, new restrooms to service the expanded worship center, additional adult classrooms and a children’s play area, according to meeting documents.


Construction is slated to begin in mid-May, per meeting documents. Construction will take place in phases to allow the church to maintain operations through most of the construction period. Work is projected to take 12-14 months and is valued at $8.7 million, according to meeting documents. 817-479-7762. www.thehills.org
By Miranda Jaimes

Editor, Frisco & McKinney

Miranda joined Community Impact Newspaper as an editor in August 2017 with the Grapevine/Colleyville/Southlake edition. In 2019 she transitioned to editor for the McKinney edition. She began covering Frisco as well in 2020. Miranda covers local government, transportation, business and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Miranda served as managing editor for The Prosper Press, The Anna-Melissa Tribune and The Van Alstyne Leader, and before that reported and did design for The Herald Democrat, a daily newspaper in Grayson County. She graduated with a degree in journalism from Oklahoma Christian University in 2014.



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