05 Jun 2020

With a storied history as an army air field, flying school and municipal airport, Temple’s Draughon-Miller Central Texas Regional Airport serves as the landing pad for many corporate and high-profile city visitors. Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC) and the City of Temple understand that making a strong first impression is vital for continued growth […]

15 Jan 2020
Temple Texas

The policymakers and community leaders of Temple, Texas have long been committed to making Temple the place to do business in Texas. Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC) is a nonprofit organization that serves as the economic development entity of the City of Temple, Texas. We actively recruit capital investment and job creation, and work […]

31 Dec 2019

Year after year, Temple, Texas, continues to grow as businesses expand and relocate to enjoy the many benefits of operating here. Temple boasts the advantages of a strong supporting infrastructure without the obstacles posed by larger urban environments. Temple EDC promotes the many assets of doing business in Temple to attract employers and talent alike. […]

31 Jul 2019

Fortune Magazine recognizes Temple as one of the top 10 best cities in U.S. for tech jobs. Temple joins two other Texas cities on the top 10 list: Dallas and San Antonio. Texas is a leader in attracting tech talent adding 17,855 jobs in 2018, with the tech sector having a direct economic impact of […]

03 May 2019

On January 22, 2019, The Bell County Commissioners unanimously adopted a total of 4 position statements on the following legislative issues: School Funding, Unfunded Mandates, the Disabled Veterans Tax Exemption, and Revenue Caps. Temple EDC recognizes that these issues are important to Temple’s economic prosperity. We fully support these statements and legislative recommendations. Please click […]

12 Apr 2019

Economic development is practiced at the highest level when a number of organizations come together to further the economy of a region. There are many strategies that a community can implement when attempting to achieve growth in an economy. Governments such as the State of Texas, Bell County, and the City of Temple play the […]

26 Jan 2017

TEMPLE, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Temple-based biotech startup SiMMo3D today announces the launch of its simulated, 3D-printed organ models for surgical planning, biomedical research and education that help to meet the growing need for effective training tools in the medical and educational community. With a $20,000 grant in seed funding provided by city-supported incubator Temple Health and Bioscience […]

05 Jan 2017

TEMPLE, Texas— The Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC) today announced that R+L Carriers, Inc., will expand by adding its 113th location in the U.S. and the 11th in Texas on a 14.8-acre tract of land in the Temple Industrial Park located on Lucius McCelvey Dr. in northwest Temple. The new $5 million dollar freight […]

03 Jan 2017

Everest Rehabilitation Hospitals, announced today their plans to begin construction of a new 36-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Temple, TX. The hospital will be located on Canyon Creek Drive within proximity to the Temple Medical & Education District (TMED) and the Veterans Administration complex. Construction is scheduled to begin in early 2017. The approximately 38,000-square-foot […]

23 Sep 2016

TEMPLE, Texas (Sept 23, 2016)— The Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC) today announced Southwest Contract, which has operated in Temple since 1997, will build a new warehouse facility. The 40,000 square foot, $2.5 million facility will be located on 6.9 acres on the corner of Industrial Boulevard and Eberhardt Road in Enterprise Park. “Southwest […]