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  • Work Opportunity Tax Credit

    14 May 2021
    Cynthia Williams
    79

    The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) is a Federal tax credit available to employers for hiring individuals from certain targeted groups who have consistently faced significant barriers to employment. WOTC joins other workforce programs that incentivize workplace diversity and facilitate access to good jobs for American workers. The Consolidated Appropriation Act, 2021 (Section 113 of Division EE …

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  • Pappas Bar-B-Q

    21 Feb 2020
    Cynthia Williams
    1752

    Duncanville is excited to welcome its new Pappas Bar-B-Q located on Hwy 67. This is only the second location of Pappas Bar-B-Q in the Dallas area. The other one being in North Dallas. Pappas Bar-B-Q was founded 40 years ago with the first location opening in downtown Houston. There are 19 locations total, with the …

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  • Mayor’s State of the City Address and Awards of Excellence

    3 Feb 2020
    Cynthia Williams
    1101

    On Thursday, January 16, 2020, the City of Duncanville and the Duncanville Chamber of Commerce hosted the State of the City Address. The Mayor and the Superintendent of Duncanville ISD presented speeches that summarized the City’s state over the past year.  The Mayor also presented the Mayor’s State of the City Address and Awards of …

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  • Cox Farms Nursery, LLC

    31 Dec 2019
    Cynthia Williams
    1801

    The Duncanville Community and Economic Development Corporation (DCEDC) recently presented Cox Farms Nursery, LLC with a $22,975 Economic Development Grant.  The DCEDC provided a one-time grant for assistance with fire suppression equipment (dry stack fire hydrants) in order to expand their business located at 114 Azalea Lane in Duncanville, Texas. The DCEDC’s Incentive Program is …

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  • Masco Cabinetry

    9 Oct 2019
    Cynthia Williams
    2670

    On Friday, October 4, 2019, Masco Cabinetry located at 708 Apollo Ave., Duncanville, TX  75137 held their 2019 Manufacturing Day event.  Masco Staff provided a presentation and tour of the plant for the Duncanville City Council, the Duncanville Community and Economic Development Corporation (DCEDC), and other community partners. Masco has been a proud part of …

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  • Hampton Inn & Suites Duncanville

    9 Oct 2019
    Cynthia Williams
    1267

    The Duncanville Community and Economic Development Corporation (DCEDC) recently presented Hampton Inn & Suites Duncanville with a $45,000 Economic Development Grant.  The DCEDC provided a one-time grant for development fees for the costs associated with the construction of the 65,000 sq. ft. facility located at 202 East Interstate Hwy, 20, Duncanville, TX  75116. The DCEDC’s …

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  • Redbird Skateland

    29 Jul 2019
    Cynthia Williams
    1414

    The Duncanville Community and Economic Development Corporation (DCEDC) recently presented Redbird Skateland with a $5,000.00 paint grant. The grant was used for assistance with paint for the building located at 1206 N. Duncanville Rd., Duncanville, Texas.  DCEDC’s Incentive Program is aimed at helping businesses improve their buildings and increase their sustainability. For more information on …

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  • HAV-R Properties

    29 Jul 2019
    Cynthia Williams
    1196

    The Duncanville Community and Economic Development Corporation (DCEDC) recently presented HAV-R Properties with a $9,467.39 incentive grant. The grant was used for assistance with paint and façade improvements for the building located at 606 S. Clark Rd., Duncanville, Texas. DCEDC’s Incentive Program is aimed at helping businesses improve their buildings and increase their sustainability. For …

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  • iDeal Floors

    1 Jul 2019
    Cynthia Williams
    1353

    The Duncanville Community and Economic Development Corporation (DCEDC) awarded iDeal Floors with a $5,000.00 Sign Grant to assist with a LED Pole Sign for the property located at 1010 N. Duncanville Rd.  iDeal Floors has been in business for more than 20 years and strives to provide high quality flooring and installation to the metroplex …

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  • Genghis Grill

    14 Jun 2019
    Cynthia Williams
    1882

    Founded in 1998, Genghis Grill is the leading build-your-own stir-fry chain, renowned for its fresh, hot and healthy food, and its interactive dining experience.  Genghis Grill has been serving Duncanville residents for over 10 years and showed its commitment to the area after making a substantial investment in the local operation.  Genghis Grill recently reopened …

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