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Economic Development Board
July 11, 2017 PDF Print E-mail

Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 5:30 p.m.

Notice is hereby given that a Regular Meeting on Tuesday, 11th day of June 2017 at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall, 212 Park Street, Trinidad, Texas, at which time the following subjects will be discussed:



VISITORS/CITIZEN INQUIRY: In accordance with the Open Meeting Act, Council is prohibited from acting or discussing (other than factual responses to specific questions) any items brought before them at this time. No formal action can be taken on these items at this meeting. Discussion is limited to five (5) minutes per person.

WORK SESSION (no action to be taken on following agenda items

1. Discuss possible new member for EDC Board.

ACTION ITEMS: All of the following items on the Action Agenda are discussed by the council and will be individually enacted upon with a motion:

1. Consider hiring Martin Perez to mow TEDC property for hay with no charge to the EDC.

CONSENT AGENDA: All matters listed under Consent Agenda are considered to be routine by Economic Development Board and will be enacted by one motion. If discussion is desired, that item will then be removed from the Consent Agenda and will be considered separately.

1. Approval of payments of monthly invoices
2. Approval of the following minutes:

  • April 11, 2017
  • No May meeting
  • No June meeting


Trinidad Economic Development Corporation

Terri R. Newhouse, Incorporator

I, the undersigned authority, do hereby certify that the above Notice of Meeting of the Board of Directors of the Trinidad Economic Development Corporation is a true and correct copy of said Notice and that I posted a true and correct copy of said Notice on the front window in the City Hall at 212 Park Street, Trinidad, Texas, a place convenient and readily accessible to the general public at all times, and said Notice was posted on July 7, 2017 at 4:00 o'clock p.m. and remained so posted continuously for at least 72 hours preceding the scheduled time of said meeting.

Persons with disabilities who plan to attend this meeting and who may need auxiliary aids or services such as interpreters for persons who are deaf or hearing impaired, readers, large print or Braille, are requested to contact Terri R. Newhouse at (903) 778-2525 five (5) work days prior to the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made.

Dated this the 7th day of July 2017.

Trinidad Economic Development Corporation

Terri R. Newhouse, Incorporator

Trinidad Business Park PDF Print E-mail
On June 22, 2001, The Trinidad Economic Development Corporation purchased approximately 28 acres of land for economic development and the City Council has designated the property as a reinvestment zone. Located on the south side of HWY 31 just west of the junction with HWY 274, the property has been cleared and Phase I of its infrastructure improvements has been completed. Below are pictures of the property.

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  • Helen Covey, President
  • Billy Ray Hornbuckle, Vice President
  • Meghan Cantrell, Secretary
  • Betty Sanders, Treasurer
  • Bill Tart
  • Craig Francis
  • Matt Mizell