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Van Alstyne EDC to Expand Industrial Park

Expansion is underway in Van Alstyne as the Van Alstyne Economic Development Corporation announced a major land purchase on Friday. The VAEDC has closed on the purchase of 36 acres of land contiguous to the Cold Springs Industrial Park, an acquisition that, in addition to four acres acquired months before, effectively doubles the size of the VAEDC’s industrial park. “We are very pleased to have the privilege of serving the citizens of Van Alstyne, and we are incredibly excited about this expansion of our Cold Springs Industrial Park,” said VAEDC Board President David Sileven. The acreage is located south of…

Office Temporarily Closed to Public due to Public Health Emergency

Given the evolving situation with the COVID-19 virus, as a precaution, the Van Alstyne Economic Development (EDC) Corporation and the Van Alstyne Community Development Corporation (CDC) will close its doors to the public for the time being. If you are in need of assistance during this time, please contact the following: EDC: 903.627.6200 admin@vanalstyneedc.com CDC: Rodney Williams 903.712.2002 director@vanalstynecdc.com Thank you for your understanding and support.

Now Hiring: Part-Time EDC Director

The Van Alstyne Economic Development Corporation is hiring a part-time director. Salary: negotiable Job Classification: part-time, 8-16 hours per week 30-day orientation 90-day performance review Merit salary increase as performance warrants Annual performance review Sick Days: 5 per year Contact: VAEDC office – 903-627-6200 VAEDC cell – 469-989-8526 Email – admin@vanalstyneedc.com How to Apply: Please complete this employment Application Job Description:  

The EDC will Help you Market your Property

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The Economic Development Corporation’s mission is to bring jobs to Van Alstyne. Our city has an ideal location and workforce, so we want to match businesses that employ large numbers of people with the landowners, building owners and landlords who can provide employers with a new home. The EDC’s charter includes buildings and land for industrial, manufacturing and warehouse/distribution use — especially large tracts (50 acres or more). If you have available properties that the EDC can help you market, please let us know by filling out this simple form. It will only take a few minutes of your time, and we will…

Forced Performance Relocates to Van Alstyne!

After beginning the process of moving his manufacturing business to Van Alstyne late last year, and having met with unforeseen obstacles in obtaining his Certificate of Occupancy at another location earlier this year, Forced Performance owner Robert Young said everything is now in place and he’s excited to be opening at the new location, 601 Martin Duke Road in Van Alstyne. Young said he plans to have the business completely up and running in January. On Friday members of the Van Alstyne Economic Development Corporation met with Young to present him with an incentive check to be used for capital…

Small Business Loan Available

The Van Alstyne Economic Development Corporation, funded by the USDA, would like to announce the availability of loans to small and emerging businesses for expansion, start-up, property purchase, equipment and/or working capital in Van Alstyne and/or the Van Alstyne’s ETJ.  It’s all about growth, jobs, and you!  Stop by the VAEDC office today or call 903-482-9587 for an application.

New Zoning and ETJ Maps available

Thanks to the visitors who asked us for more information about zoning and land use in the City of Van Alstyne and adjacent areas, we are pleased to provide three new maps of the City of Van Alstyne including zoning, downtown and Extraterritorial Jurisdiction (ETJ) boundaries. View and download them on the maps page.