The Little Elm Community Development Corporation (CDC) is a 4B Corporation established under the Development Corporation Act of 1979. The corporation is tasked with the promotion and development of new or expanded business enterprises, parks, and other community projects.
The CDC derives its funding from a one-quarter cent sales tax collected in the Town of Little Elm. The CDC was established in October of 2007 and has an independent board appointed by Town Council to govern the corporation. The CDC's focus is the planning and growth of the parks and recreation system by applying the one-quarter cent sales tax towards capital projects that benefit parks and other related projects.
The CDC meets quarterly on Wednesdays at 6:00 pm in Town Hall.
Meeting dates are:
January 11, 2017
April 12, 2017 (Little Elm Senior Center, 301 Main Street)
July 12, 2017 (Cancelled)
July 19, 2017 (Special Meeting & Public Hearing)
October 11, 2017
*$2,000,000 toward the construction of the Little Elm Recreation Center
*$300,000 for soccer field lights in Little Elm Park
*1,000,000 toward development of Beard Park
*4,000,000 toward the development at Little Elm Park for the Boat Ramp and expanded Swim Beach
Little Elm Recreation Center
*$50,000 per year toward streetscapes at Little Elm Park, Lobo Lane, Walker Lane, and Hart Road
*$1,000,000 toward development towards the Recreation Center Expansion Project
Little Elm Park
Roger Housel - Chairman, Term Expires: October 20, 2017
Edee Hansen - Vice Chairman, Term Expires: August 2, 2018
Jeanette Westenhoefer - Treasurer, Term Expires: October 20, 2017
Steve McGee - Secretary, Term Expires: October 20, 2017
Bevin Brock - Member, Term Expires: August 2, 2018
Steven Petrasic - Member, Term Expires: October 20, 2017