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
Miranda has been in the North Texas area since she graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2014. She reported and did design for a daily newspaper in Grayson County before she transitioned to a managing editor role for three weekly newspapers in Collin County. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 covering Tarrant County news, and is now back in Collin County as the editor of the McKinney edition.


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