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Timpson EDC meetings public meetings and follow the guidelines set by the Texas Open Meeting Act. All actions taken by the Timpson EDC Board are then presented for approval by the Timpson City Council.    



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Board of Directors  and  Officers

Vernette Richardson, President   --   Timpson ISD
Yvonne Ramsey, Secretary    ---  Timpson ISD/Timpson City Council
Debra Smith, Treasurer  --  City of Timpson/Smith Sawmill Service
Larry Burns, City Planning -- City of Timpson Public Works Dept
Stacy Pledger -- Texan Credit Corporation
Mike Thrift -- VP EDC -- Double TT Realty, Inc.
Leslie Leathers, City of Timpson, City Secretary
Learn more about the 4B Economic Development Tax 


The Timpson EDC has approved the 2016 Sidewalk Project.  The replacement of the sidewalk along Jacob St from the RR Row (town side of the tracks) to the intersection of Austin and Jacob (US Hwy 87).  Sidewalk to be narrower, ADA compliant and having a grade sufficient for proper drainage.

Bids for this project were submitted on Sept 28, 2017 and the job was awarded to Mike Rogers Construction out of Lone Star Texas for $79,850.​​ 

Timpson EDC is now accepting applications for its Board of Directors until November 17, 2017.  Applicants must be a resident of the City or reside inside the County within 10 miles of the City's boundaries.  Interested parties may download an application below or contact Leslie at City Hall at 936-254-2421.