About Burleson EDC

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 - 10 to 12 week average from initial application

    • Progressive City staff, Mayor, Council and City Manager that are both accessible and responsive

Meetings & Agendas

Board meetings and agendas can be found on the City of Burleson's website here.

Community Partners

We have a strategic set of partners who work together to support economic development in Burleson. Each provides a valuable tool in the site selection and development process.

Burleson Community Partners Logos- Burleson Chamber, Workforce Solutions North Central Texas, Burleson Old Town, Dallas Regional Chamber, Johnson County Economic Development Commission, Go Big in Texas, Hill College, and the Governor Office