BUILDING OUR FUTURE

2022 Falls Future 2.0 Community Assessment

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Talent Partnership

Develop programs to encourage students to stay in Wichita Falls after graduating to stimulate population growth.

Modern Schools

Upgrade schools through renovation and rebuilds to encourage more families to relocate to Wichita Falls.

MakerHub

Spaces created to develop and create new products, skills or creative thinking. Become a central hub for current spaces.

Bike-Friendly

Achieve Bronze level designation as a bike-friendly city through public education and activities that encourage bike-riding.

Downtown Life

Continue support for Downtown growth through economic development, advocacy and marketing efforts.

SAFB Integration

Continue advocacy efforts, increase community awareness and ties with SAFB through liaison program & education.

Economic Development

Improve & expand communications of available services to businesses  & entrepreneurs.

Study: Wichita Falls faces challenges moving into future

Study: Wichita Falls faces challenges moving into future

Lynn Walker | Wichita Falls Times Record News A new assessment of Wichita Falls’ prospects for the future contains some sobering findings. “Wichita Falls still faces multiple threats to its near and long-term prospects for success,” according to Broad Ripple...

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Downtown apartments project goes down to the wire

Downtown apartments project goes down to the wire

Lynn Walker | Wichita Falls Times Record News A California developer on Tuesday made an 11th-hour bid to save his $16-million project to turn a downtown high-rise into apartments that cater to MSU students. Will Kelty went before Wichita County Commissioners...

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Tranter plant purchase means more jobs in Wichita Falls

Tranter plant purchase means more jobs in Wichita Falls

Joshua Hoggard | WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KTJL) A manufacturing plant that was set to close in 2021 has been acquired by another local company, keeping dozens of jobs in Wichita Falls and creating new opportunities. Delta T Thermal Solutions LLC, a Sharp Iron Group...

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