The Kilgore EDC board of directors approved three deals representing $5.75 million in investment and 51 jobs.
The Kilgore Economic Development Corporation announced an agreement with the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) to build a commercial driver license testing center in Kilgore, which will serve drivers in the surrounding areas.
Representatives from Move Texas Forward and Connected Texas asked East Texas Economic Development Professionals for support at the regularly scheduled meeting May 21, 2014, in Carthage.
Pak-Sher, a local manufacturer of food handling plastic products, earned a $17,693 reimbursement check after investing $1.5 million in new equipment at the company's headquarters on Longview St. in Kilgore.
After a lengthy process and meeting certain prescribed requirements, two industrial properties have been certified as “Shovel Ready,” by Barber Business Advisors, LLC.