A major new mixed-use project appears to be in the works for downtown Allen. According to a new report from the Dallas News, developers are looking to build a 12-acre, four-block project on the east side of Highway 75 at Main Street.
If approved, the development, now being called Allen City Center, would include an office building, 850 urban-style apartment residences, a small park, and even some retail space as well.
The tallest sections of the project are planned to rise 5 stories high, which would include the office building that will face Highway 75.
Allen City Center is being designed by Dallas-based JHP and will be built in several phases, if approved.
Right now, the building site is mostly vacant land or occupied by older homes.…