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Why Commerce, Texas?

Texas is ranked as the number 1 Best Business Climate in the U.S. With the 9th largest global economy of $1,616B.
Get instant access to markets in Oklahoma ($191B), Arkansas ($114B), and Louisiana($227B) within two hours from Commerce.
2021 GDP projected to increase by 5.5%
Texas’ population is projected to double by 2050 to ~50 million residents
City of Commerce
  • Hunt County Population of ~100,000

  • Air transportation via DFW International Airport, Dallas Love Field, Majors Airfield and Commerce Municipal Airport.

  • Rail service provided by the NETEX Rail Line and NETC (Northeast Texas Connector).

  • Home to Texas A&M University-Commerce (2nd largest A&M university)

  • Paris Junior College campuses within 15, 20 and 45 miles

  • 65 miles northeast of the Dallas Metroplex with quick access to IH-30.

  • Five area lakes

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As professionals, we believe that we serve our community and ourselves best when we are dedicated learners. There is no challenge we cannot take on because there is no lesson we are not willing to learn.

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The foundation in Commerce is laid for a remarkable future. Our partners believe in the importance of constantly building, improving and leaving our community a better place.

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No matter how much we accomplish, we will remain steadfast in our mission to grow and evolve and serve our community even better.
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EDC Board Meeting Agendas

July 26, 2022

Commerce City Hall 1119 Alamo Street, Commerce, Texas 75428 Topic: CEDC Board Meeting

July 20, 2022 (Cancellation Notice)

Commerce City Hall 1119 Alamo Street, Commerce, Texas 75428 Topic: CEDC Board Meeting The July 20, 2022 meeting will be postponed until July 26th.

June 6th, 2022 Workshop and Board Meeting

CEDC Workshop on June 22, 2022 @ 8:30 am. Location:  COMMERCE CITY HALL 1119 Alamo StreetCommerce, TX 75428 Workshop Agenda Meeting Agenda

May 26, 2022 @ 9:00 am (Canceled)

The May 26, 2022 has been canceled. Commerce City Hall 1119 Alamo Street, Commerce, Texas 75428 Topic: CEDC Board Meeting