Economic Development Corporation
- Once a Month (generally the fourth Monday each month)
- 6:00 p.m. start time
- City Hall Council Chambers
907 E. Houston St.
Cleveland, TX 77327
Agendas & Minutes
Most recent adopted budget is located under Your Government - Finance.
EDC Building Information Request Form
Looking for more information about Cleveland for EDC purposes, fill out the EDC Building Information Request Form. It will provide us with the information you are looking for so that we can get back with you with pertinent data.
About the Board
The Economic Development Corporation is organized exclusively for the purposes of benefiting and accomplishing public purposes for the promotion and development of commercial, industrial and manufacturing enterprises to promote and encourage employment and the public welfare.
Members of the EDC Board are:
- Kelly Jenkel-Axton
- Marilyn Clay
- Patrick Casarez
- Michele Wyatt
- Carolyn McWaters (Treasurer)
- Andrew Bounds
- Fred Terrell (President)
Demographic & Psychographic Information for Retail Developers
The intent of the study was to provide a better understanding of the community’s retail sector in order to improve opportunities for existing retailers and to provide a foundation for attracting new retailers and restaurants to Cleveland.
Retail 360 for City of Cleveland - Retail Coach - this link provides an interactive map with retail information.
Article from Bluebonnet News from Mr. Farmer's address at Chamber luncheon - Sept 2019.
2018 Retail Coach Studies
Market Analysis of Growth Driven Opportunities & Development Potential
The purpose of the Market Analysis of Growth Driven Opportunities is to assess development potential for the City of Cleveland, Texas. This study combines several primary and secondary research methods used to support the conclusions and recommendations presented throughout. The results of this study should provide the basis for an actionable growth management plan designed to address current and future needs of development in the City of Cleveland. Read a copy of the Market Analysis of Growth Driven Opportunities and Development Potential (PDF) (May 2010).
Cleveland ETJ Study
The City of Cleveland has recognized the need to expand its Extraterritorial Jurisdiction (ETJ) and to plan for other growth and development within the ETJ. The city understands that sound planning is mandatory if it expects to attract new businesses, jobs, and residential development. Accordingly, the Cleveland Economic Development Corporation retained Montgomery & Associates, Inc. in June 2009 to perform an ETJ planning study. Read a copy of the Cleveland ETJ Study (PDF).