BUILDING OUR FUTURE

Mural saluting all the branches of the military

Mural saluting all the branches of the military

A new mural paying tribute to the military pops with color and energy along the drive-through wall of the Deli Planet & Drinkery outside Sheppard Air Force Base. Created by local artist Brea'n Thompson, the over 70-foot work of art follows the...

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SAFB Air Show flying in soon!

SAFB Air Show flying in soon!

Sheppard Air Force Base will open its doors on October 26th & 27th for the 2019 Guardians of Freedom Air Show and Open House! Come join the community while Sheppard Air Force Base hosts the USAF Thunderbird demonstration team, among other incredible performers and...

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Circle Trail section heads toward completion

Circle Trail section heads toward completion

Through the grant, TxDOT will fund 80 percent of this trail project and the other 20 percent will come from the 4B Sales Tax Corporation. Public Works Director Russell Schreiber said bids for this 3,500-foot section of trail from Loop 11 to Lucy Park originally went...

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Downtown living on the rise

Downtown living on the rise

This summer has seen a growth in living options for Downtown Wichita Falls. Thanks to Downtown Development's extensive efforts to bring life back to the area, more living spaces have begun to pop up and they are eclectic and cozy! Austin School Lofts, The Holt Hotel,...

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See the Full Strategy

Read the full strategy and come back often to see the latest developments.

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.