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Chaffee Crossing is the economic development engine of western Arkansas located at the center point of national business.
Over $1.85 BILLION in capital investments have resulted in 17 corporate and regional headquarters, more than 3,800 jobs and 1,050 students by 2026, 38 residential neighborhoods, and a variety of amenities resulting in an exciting, vibrant mixed-use community. People and businesses are drawn to the Chaffee Crossing lifestyle because this is Arkansas’ premier community where Smart Growth planning is key.
A Los Angeles entertainment company plans to build a 45,000-SF film studio in Chaffee Crossing. The Fort Chaffee Redevelopment Authority agreed to sell approximately 20 acres of land along Mahogany Avenue to TGE Global Entertainment Inc. The price for two tracts is $899,000; the property is under contract and no dates for groundbreaking or construction has been set.
Chaffee Crossing leaders hope a movie studio will bolster already booming growth in the region.
The Fort Chaffee Redevelopment Authority Board of Directors agreed to a sale that will bring a Los Angeles-based film and television studio to Chaffee Crossing to support the movie industry in Arkansas and Oklahoma.