The GEDC invests in projects that grow the economy and create jobs in Giddings, Texas. We are aggressively pro-business with a proven track record of helping businesses bring projects in on time and under budget. Click the map below to see the projects we have supported and how they have positively impacted our community.
Mobil SARS-CoV-2 Tests Come to Lee County
28 Apr 2020
Free Mobil Testing is coming to our community on Wednesday, April 29th starting at 9:00AM at the Giddings Public Library located at 276 North Orange Street. Test are conducted by appointment only. To register call 512-883-2400 or visit TXCOVIDTEST.ORG
At this time, Testing is also available at Tejas Health Clinic and at local physician's offices in Giddings.
The Giddings Economic Development Corporation, responding to a directive from the Giddings City Council, has provided approximately $30,000 in business expansion grants to local healthcare providers to assist businesses with the extension of services necessary to meet the community's immediate and rapidly growing need for healthcare infrastructure capable of testing...
Giddings Economic Development Director Tonya Britton provides business financing and related updates throughout SARS-CoV-2 pandemic. Check out the interview archive at KGID Radio here.
April 1, 2020 - The GEDC PROVIDES $50,000 IT INFRASTRUCTURE GRANT TO EXTEND FIBER OPTIC TO UNDERSERVED AREAS The Giddings Economic Development Corporation and the Giddings City Council have approved an expenditure of $50,000 to local internet provider Zochnet. The funds will be used for the expansion of broadband...