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Economic Development


Promoting economic growth in Medina County through the attraction of new businesses and industry by identifying resources (state, regional, and local) that enhance economic development and the general economic welfare of the County, its businesses and residents


Chapter 380/381 Economic Development Agreement



Chapter 381 allows counties to negotiate directly with developers and businesses to provide incentives encouraging developers to build in their jurisdictions. A county may administer and develop a program to make loans and grants of public money to promote state or local economic development and to stimulate, encourage and develop business location and commercial activity in the county.

Counties may also develop and administer programs for entering into tax abatement agreements, click the following link to learn more.  tax abatement agreements

Chapter 380/381 Economic Development Agreement Database (Texas Comptrollers Office)

Section 403.0246(c) of the Government Code established an online Chapter 380 and 381 Local Development Agreement Database that contains information regarding all local Development Agreements in the State.  

Below are links to Local Economic Development in Medina County:

Medina County Economic Development, Inc. 


Castroville Area Economic Development Council 

Devine Economic Development 

City of Devine

Hondo Economic Development Corporation


Lytle Economic Development 

Home page

Natalia Municipal Development District 

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