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Posted on: August 27, 2018

The City Of Balch Springs Welcomes Comfort Suites to the City

On July 20, 2018 the Balch Springs Industrial Economic Development Corporation Type A entered into an economic development agreement to sell 2 acres of land to Comfort Suites (PMZ Balch Springs Lodging LLC) out of Seagoville, Texas. Comfort Suites hotel w...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

Balch Springs Economic Development Receives Economic Excellence Recognition

The Texas Economic Development Council (TEDC) has announced the recipients of its annual Economic Excellence Recognition program for 2017. The awards were presented at a special awards breakfast held Thursday, June 14, 2018, at the TEDC’s Mid-Year Confere...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

The City of Balch Springs and LDG Development to break ground on affordable housing

Mayor Steven Gorwood and City Manager Susan Cluse joined with officials from LDG Development to break ground on the city’s newest affordable housing development-The Springs.  Once complete, the development will offer more than 220 apartment homes...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

Denny’s Restaurant and Fuzzy’s Restaurants Coming to the City of Balch Springs

 

Denny’s Restaurant and Fuzzy’s Restaurant opened in the City of Balch Springs. The Balch Springs Industrial and Economic Development Corporation (Type A) sold 1.445 acers of real property to Almo Investment II Ltd. to constru...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

SBA Visits the City of Balch Springs for a Lenders RoundTable

On April 3rd the City of Balch Springs Economic Development hosted a lenders RoundTable with the US SBA (Small Business Association) Dallas-Ft. Worth Office. In attendance were representatives from BB&T, Chase Bank, Prosperity Bank and Movement Mortga...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

Balch Springs supports Health Center Funding Initiative

City of Balch Springs attends press conference on February 7, 2018 to support a call to action by Foremost Family Health Centers to Congress regarding funding for community health centers. Representatives from Dallas County, Parkland Hospital, Los Barrios...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

TEDC Presents Economic Excellence Recognition at 2017 Mid-Year Conference

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Texas Economic Development Council

 For Immediate Release June 14, 2017

The Texas Economic Development Council (TEDC) has announced the recipients of its annual Economic Excellence Recognition program for 2016. The awards were presented...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

The City of Balch Springs recognizes new businesses

The City of Balch Springs celebrated local area economic growth by recognizing three businesses in the City of Balch Springs at the Best Southwest Regional Economic Development (RED) Summit Luncheon on March 22, 2018 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Duncanvill...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

Economic Development BRE Business Spotlight

The BRE (Business Retention Expansion) program in Balch Springs is coordinated and implemented thru the Economic Development Department. The Balch Springs Economic Development Department has made great strides on growing and expanding the BRE program. For...

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Posted on: June 7, 2017

Balch Springs Day at the Capitol 2017

On March 30, 2017 the State of Texas Senate and House of Representatives recognized the City of Balch Springs with Balch Springs Day at the Capitol. The Mayor, City Council, members of the Economic Development Boards, members from Planning & Zoning Co...Read on...

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

Best Southwest Regional Economic Development (RED) Summit & Showcase

The City of Balch Springs recognized three businesses at the Best Southwest Regional Economic Development (RED) Summit Luncheon on March 23, 2017 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Duncanville. Mayor Carrie Marshall, Mayor Pro Tem Steven Gorwood, Council Member ...

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

Economic Development 2017 Business Summit

The Balch Springs Economic Development and the Balch Springs Chamber Commerce partnered together in a joint venture to host the 2017 Balch Springs Economic Development Business Summit on Wednesday March 1, 2017. The annual summit was well received with mo...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

BRE Business Spotlights

The BRE (Business Retention Expansion) program in Balch Springs is coordinated and implemented thru the Economic Development Department. The Balch Springs Economic Development Department has made great strides on growing and expanding the BRE program. For...

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Posted on: December 16, 2016

Facade Improvement Grants

At the regularly scheduled Balch Springs Industrial & Economic Development Type A Meeting on October 18th, 2016 the board presented two $5,000.00 Façade Grants. The recipients of the grants were Ameri-Properties and Shang Yan Restaurant.

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Posted on: November 4, 2016

TEDC Honors Balch Springs with Community Economic Development Award

The Texas Economic Development Council (TEDC) announced the recipients of its annual Community Economic Development Awards (CEDA) for 2016.The Community Economic Development Awards program recognizes exceptional contributions of TEDC member cities tow...Read on...

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Posted on: October 17, 2016

City and Economic Development Staff Invited To The Opening Of The Star

On September 12, 2016 the Economic Development team was invited to attend the opening of the Ford Center at the Star Networking Breakfast Event in Frisco, Texas. The event was hosted by the Dallas Business Journal and the Frisco Economic Development Corpo...Read on...

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Posted on: June 14, 2016

Balch Springs Chamber 5th Annual Celebrity Golf Classic

The Balch Springs Chamber Commerce held its 5th Annual Celebrity Golf Classic Fundraiser at the Waterview Golf Club in Rowlett on Friday March 6, 2016. The Balch Springs Economic Development Corporations (Type A and Type B) partnered with the Balch Spri...Read on...

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Posted on: May 18, 2016

The City of Balch Springs recognizes local businesses at the Best Southwest Regional Economic Develo

The City of Balch Springs recognizes local businesses at the Best Southwest Regional Economic Development (RED) Summit & Showcase
The City of Balch Springs recognized three businesses at the Best Southwest Regional Economic Development (RED) Summit L...Read on...

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Posted on: April 25, 2016

Economic Development Business Summit

The Balch Springs Economic Development and the Balch Springs Chamber Commerce partnered together in a joint venture to host the Annual Balch Springs Economic Development Business Summit on March 16, 2016. The summit was well received with more than 70 at...Read on...

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Posted on: October 16, 2015

Economic Development Makes Great Stride with Their Business Retention & Expansion Program

A community’s economic health is dependent on the number and quality of jobs provided by employers in the community. Good jobs keep residents living in cities. Jobs allow residents to purchase property. The disposable income from jobs allows residents to...Read on...

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Posted on: November 9, 2015

Economic Development Façade & Infrastructure Improvement Program

The purpose of the Façade & Infrastructure Program is to improve the visual appearance and economic vitality of Balch Springs by encouraging the exterior improvement of commercial, retail and office structures. The goal is to improve safety and make ...Read on...

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