12 Feb 2019

Temple City Council adopted a resolution authorizing amendments to a development agreement to increase Strategic Investment Zone (SIZ) grant funding for development of downtown properties at 110 and 112 South 1st St. The City of Temple is committed to establishing long-term economic vitality in SIZ corridors, encouraging redevelopment and diversification.  “Temple’s Downtown Area is located […]

07 Feb 2019

The Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC), the City of Temple, Bell County and Niagara Bottling, LLC (Niagara), the nation’s largest family owned and operated beverage supplier, announced today a $90 million capital investment for a new bottling facility. Niagara will build on a 50-acre site in the Temple Industrial Park creating 70 new jobs. […]

02 Jan 2019

TEMPLE, TEXAS (January 2, 2019) – The Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC) is pleased to announce Bridget Hinze Weber as its new communications and marketing director. Bridget has more than 10 years of experience in communications and community development designing strategic communication plans, long-range urban planning, and community engagement for public and nonprofit agencies. […]

13 Dec 2018

Veteran economic development executive Scott Connell of the Dallas-Fort Worth region joined the Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC) staff on December 10 as vice president. Connell will work closely with the Temple EDC President, Adrian Cannady, to expand the city’s economic development efforts and will lead the business recruitment endeavors. “I’m very pleased to […]

07 Dec 2018

At its December 6 meeting, the Temple City Council approved an economic development agreement between the City, Temple Historic Arcadia Theatre, Inc., and Turner Behringer Development Company (“TB”) for the redevelopment of the Hawn Hotel, Arcadia Theater, and the Sears Building properties in downtown Temple. This project will redevelop approximately 85,000 square feet of historic buildings in […]

30 Nov 2018

TEMPLE, Texas— The Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC) today announced that Temple ranked 2nd nationally in the least expensive place for the grocery items category in the Third Quarter 2018 Cost of Living Index.  The composite cost of living index for Temple was 84.9 a ranking of 24th, compared to the national average of […]

14 Nov 2018

NEWS PROVIDED BY Office of the Texas Governor, Greg Abbott November 14, 2018 | Austin, Texas | Press Release Governor Greg Abbott today announced that East Penn Manufacturing Co. will be expanding its presence in Temple, Texas to grow its finishing distribution center operations. East Penn is a manufacturer of high quality lead batteries and accessories […]

31 Oct 2018

News Provided By Temple College October 24, 2018 The Temple College Board of Trustees has selected Dr. Christina Ponce to be the college’s 11thpresident. She will assume the position in early 2019. Ponce was selected Oct. 29 following a national search that drew more than 70 applicants. She was one of three candidates who were […]

28 Sep 2018

NEWS PROVIDED BY QuVa Pharma, Inc.  Sep 26, 2018, 09:03 ET SUGAR LAND, Texas, Sept. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — QuVa Pharma, Inc. today announced it has commenced manufacturing in newly completed Suites 4 & 5 at its facility in Bloomsbury, New Jersey, substantially increasing capacity of the overall QuVa Pharma business. “We continue to experience significant business growth, […]