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Burleson 4A Economic Development Corporation

The EDC is funded through a one-half cent sales tax in the City of Burleson. This municipal development corporation is focused on the recruiting and retention of job-generating businesses into the community. A staff of three evaluates proposals and presents recommendations to a board of directors. Final review of all agreements goes to the Burleson City Council.

Focus Areas

 
  • Key Relationship Development

    • Commercial/Industrial brokers
    • General Contractors
    • Developers
    • Strategic end-user targets
    • Trade shows
  • Identification of Large-Scale Opportunities

    • Industrial development on EDC-owned and EDC-partner properties on Interstate 35W
    • Retail and mixed-use locations ranging from pad sites to greenfield sites ready for power centers
    • Old Town Burleson design and development
  • Speed to Market

    • Expedited permit and approval process - 6 to 8 week average from initial application
    • Progressive City staff, Mayor, Council and City Manager that are both accessible and responsive