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.
A Look Ahead for the Texas Economy
24 Feb 2022
The past two years have been difficult, but the path forward is encouraging!
The Texas economy was in the midst of a historic expansion in early 2020, when the COVID-19 pandemic hit. In just two months, nearly 1.5 million jobs were lost. Since that time, a recovery has ensued, and many parts of the state have reached or exceeded pre-pandemic employment levels. Issues remain, but the recovery is well conditioned to continue (as long as another major outbreak of serious COVID-19 cases requiring retrenchment of business activity can be avoided).