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Posted on: April 29, 2022

Reginal Economic Development (RED) Summit


On April 6th, the Best Southwest Partnership held its annual regional event dedicated to advancing economic and workforce development initiatives in the region at the High Point 67 Logistics Center in Cedar Hill.  The event centers on ways to improve opportunities and investment in the region.  The event began with the unveiling of the Regional Master Plan. The R.E.D. question and answer conversation was held between Janie Havel, Community Relations Specialist with Texas Economic Development & Tourism Office within the office of Governor Abbot and Henry Ross Perot lll (Hill). 

 Guests were treated to light refreshments and were able to network with peers and guests representing the Best Southwest area. Balch Springs Economic Development was honored as a silver sponsor for this event and featured the Commerce 635 Business Park located in the City of Balch Springs and developed by Hillwood. 

For more information regarding Economic Development projects in the city of Balch Springs please visit the EDC website at , visit our Facebook/Twitter pages at Balch Springs EDC or contact our EDC Team below:

Chris Dyser, Community Development Director at 972-286-4477 Ext. 212 or by email at

Effie Donaldson, Economic Development Administrative Services Mgr. 972-286-4477 Ext. 215 or by email at or

Linda Highwood, Economic Development Project Coordinator at 972-286-4477 Ext. 214 or by email at

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