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Mississippi Ag Company Moves To Brownfield

Mississippi Ag Company Moves To Brownfield

The recently purchased Brownfield Industrial Park #2 officially has its first tenant and work has already begun on the ag-related business’ new facility. Sanders, a seed and fertilizer distributor with more than 100 locations in 10 states, will soon have storage for liquid and dry fertilizer with rail spur access and a retail location fronting […]

City Cements Halliburton Deal

City Cements Halliburton Deal

Almost a year’s worth of negotiations and behind-the-scenes work came to fruition Thursday morning with two brief votes by the City Council that will cement Brownfield’s long relationship with oilfield services giant Halliburton for many years to come. With a unanimous vote, the council approved an economic development agreement to aid the “multi-year, multi-million dollar […]

BIDC Aids Local Company

BIDC Aids Local Company

The Brownfield Industrial Development Corp. formally approved an incentive package at its board meeting to assist local Ag company Crop Production Services with an expansion in the community. The fertilizer and seed company — a subsidiary of an international corporation — has upgraded with almost a million dollars of improvements over the last year and […]

Halliburton Fiscal Impact Report Projects Extensive Benefits to Brownfield

Halliburton Fiscal Impact Report Projects Extensive Benefits to Brownfield

Even though the final decision hasn’t been given by Halliburton to accept the incentive package and expand their service operations to Brownfield, over 40 citizens of Brownfield and Terry County attended the City Council meeting, August 8, 2013, to hear the presentation by Brian Kelsey of Civic Analytics about the fiscal impact of the proposed […]

John Lochridge Appointed to BIDCorp Board of Directors

John Lochridge Appointed to BIDCorp Board of Directors

John Lochridge, Southwest Operations Manager for Birdsong Peanut Company, has been appointed to the Brownfield Industrial Development Board. Lochridge grew up helping on a row crop and cattle farm until he graduated  from high school and college. He is a 1964 graduate of Sulligent High School in Sulligent, Alabama and a 1968 graduate   from Mississippi […]

City To Offer Halliburton Infrastructure Incentive

City To Offer Halliburton Infrastructure Incentive

With only one more taxing entity left to make a decision if it will participate or not, the Brownfield Industrial Development Corporation is almost finished assembling their incentive package they will present to Halliburton next week. This latest piece to the presentation, the City of Brownfield offering to run city water and sewer to the […]

BIDCorp To Use TIF for Downtown Redevelopment

BIDCorp To Use TIF for Downtown Redevelopment

Brownfield’s downtown could get a much-needed face lift in a few years, financed by a unique program adopted by the City Council Thursday morning. Proposed improvements include a pocket park at the corner of 6th and Main to beautify the current eyesore of a vacant lot, as well as new sidewalks along Main adjacent to the courthouse, corner […]

BIDC To Offer Halliburton $600,000 Infrastructure Incentive

BIDC To Offer Halliburton $600,000 Infrastructure Incentive

BROWNFIELD, TX— During their regular monthly meeting, the Brownfield Industrial Development Corporation’s Board of Directors approved offering Halliburton an incentive package totaling $600,000 to build needed infrastructure within the 100 acres of land on the Hogue Industrial Park located just north of the city. “When we first starting talking with Halliburton in November of 2012, one […]

BIDCorp To Co-Host Governor’s Small Business Forum In Lamesa

BIDCorp To Co-Host Governor’s Small Business Forum In Lamesa

Brownfield, Texas  –   On Thursday, August 15, 2013, the Brownfield Industrial Development Corporation (BIDCorp) will be co-hosting the Governor’s Small Business Forum in Lamesa, Texas,  along with the Texas Workforce Commission and Governor’s Office.  Additional host partners include the Big Spring EDC, Denver City EDC, Seminole EDC, and Lamesa Economic Alliance Project (LEAP).  The forum […]

Fiscal Impact of Halliburton Expansion Presentation Slated for August 8th

Fiscal Impact of Halliburton Expansion Presentation Slated for August 8th

BROWNFIELD, TX—What Brownfield and Terry County can expect in the way of new jobs and other economic benefits when Halliburton relocates its operations to Hogue Industrial Park are among the findings the Brownfield Industrial Development Corporation (BIDC) will present at 4 p.m., Thursday, August 8th at the Brownfield City Hall Council Chambers.  The meeting is […]

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