February 1, 2017

Lorena moves forward with project to attract development – Waco Trib article

Lorena moves forward with project to attract development http://www.wacotrib.com/news/mclennan_county/lorena-moves-forward-with-project-to-attract-development/article_e0d1c3a7-beba-50b7-b51e-f6cf5441e6e4.html Lorena moves forward with project to attract development By CASSIE L. SMITH csmith@wacotrib.com | Posted: Tuesday, January 31, 2017 9:06 pm Lorena has secured the initial funding for a project aimed at boosting economic activity in a largely undeveloped area off Interstate 35. County commissioners Tuesday […]

January 18, 2017

Grand Central Texas

GRAND CENTRAL TEXAS is an economic development partnership that promotes business development and provides services to businesses interested in locating to the six county region. By working closely with our local, regional and state partners, the partnership can assist with locating a site or building, gathering detailed business cost and economic data and securing a […]

September 14, 2016

East riverwalk must go forward

East riverwalk must go forward despite high cost, Waco leaders say By J.B. SMITH jbsmith@wacotrib.com | Posted: Tuesday, September 13, 2016 8:35 pm Riverwalk ra2 The east riverwalk project would continue the lighted trail from its end at Franklin Avenue, shown here, to McLane Stadium. A million-dollar budget gap must not be allowed to derail […]

September 13, 2016

Council approves long-range plan

Council approves long-range plan aimed at reining in sprawl, making Waco walkable  Posted: Tuesday, August 16, 2016 9:17 pm | Updated: 5:07 pm, Thu Aug 18, 2016. By J.B. SMITH jbsmith@wacotrib.com A comprehensive planning process lasting nearly three years culminated in Waco City Council’s unanimous vote Tuesday for the City Plan. The plan, which passed […]