of a possible industrial prospect was shared Tuesday at the monthly
Economic Development Partnership meeting.
City Manager Connie
Standridge reports the meeting with the unnamed prospect took place
recently, saying the company was interested in the South I-45
Industrial Park property. Standridge, along with City Councilman Jeff
Smith and Police Chief Robert Johnson met with the group.
said the city doesn`t know who the company is – something not
uncommon in the early phases of site selection by industries – but
could involve an industry with the possibility of 250 jobs on
The city has recently applied for a state grant to
make infrastructure improvements to the property to help in its