Economic Development

New and expanded economic opportunities and development will increase the earning capacity of the neighbors and sustain the community transformation for the future.

Our key activities in this area include:

South Dallas Fair Park (75215)

  • Create incubator for job training and placement, business creation, entrepreneur support
  • Leverage Farmer's Market creation as locus for other business activity
  • Use incubator to connect local artists and entrepreneurs for mini Arts District
  • Leverage Habitat for Humanity builds 
  • Store front development
  • Create new industry (green retrofitting construction and solar panels)


Red River County (75426)

  • Provide coaching, training and support for new career paths, especially entrepreneurial opportunities 
  • Support the return of former residents, particularly young HS and college graduates
  • Leverage the North East Texas Trail opportunities for new and expanded business
  • Support marketing and communications about economic development in Red River County
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