BUILDING OUR FUTURE

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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.

Vintage gas station in downtown Wichita Falls gets a new life

Vintage gas station in downtown Wichita Falls gets a new life

Christopher Walker, Wichita Falls Times Record News A landmark building in downtown Wichita Falls, a vintage gas station that has remained vacant for several years, appears to be taking on a new purpose. A construction crew could be seen working on the small gas...

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Wichita Falls economy ending 2019 with robust indicators

Wichita Falls economy ending 2019 with robust indicators

Dr. James Owen, Midwestern State University Economic performance in the Wichita Falls area during November continue to support the robust activity that has been evident throughout most of 2019.  Overall, our local economy reflects reasonably well the reports that...

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DuPlooy Trucking hopes to hit the gas on incentive proposal

DuPlooy Trucking hopes to hit the gas on incentive proposal

Lauren Linville | Texomashomepage.com WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — A trucking company based in Byers is expanding to Wichita Falls, and with a vote from the 4A Board, there could be an incentive for employees willing to relocate. The Wichita Falls 4A Board voted to...

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Another renovation coming to Downtown Wichita Falls

Another renovation coming to Downtown Wichita Falls

Claire Kowalick, Wichita Falls Times Record News A real-estate development company announced Thursday that they have big plans for a seemingly little building on Indiana in downtown Wichita Falls. Ardent Urban Development, with principal developer Steve Dieterichs,...

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Relocation Incentives a win for Wichita Falls

Relocation Incentives a win for Wichita Falls

Taylor Davis, Wichita Falls Talent Partnership Director Since my arrival in April, a common concern from employers regarding their ability to grow is the lack of qualified local talent to recruit and retain for positions at all levels within the business. They also...

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