Helotes Economic Development Corp. (EDC) will hold Public Hearings on Aug. 14 and Sept. 18, 2019 at 7 pm CST at 12951 Bandera Rd., Helotes, TX 78023 on proposed Maintenance & Operating, Interest & Sinking, and Capital budgets for Fiscal Year Ending (FYE) 2020. City Council will hold Public Hearings on the same at the same location and time on Aug. 22 and Sept. 12, 2019. Proposed EDC budgets include economic development “Projects,” as defined by Texas Local Govt. Code Chapter 505 Type B Corporations. Proposed EDC budgets are posted below:  
Proposed FYE 2020 EDC Budgets
EDC FYE 2020 “Projects” include the following expenditures: Maintenance & Operating; Interest & Sinking (Debt Service); Personnel & Benefits; Office Rental; Memberships; Audit Fees; Conferences, Workshops & Seminars; Legal & Financial Fees; Conceptual Design / Land Use / Retail Recruitment / Capacity Analysis Consultants; Marketing & Social Media Campaigns; Website(s) Development & Maintenance; Managed Services Agmt. w/ City; Old Town Helotes Special District Pedestrian Bridge & Parking Lot Lease Agmt.; Land Acquisition; Economic Development Grants & Incentives; Ch. 380 Economic Development Agmt. Reimbursements; City Gateway Signage; Google 360 Tours; City Visitor’s & Tourism Center; and Municipal Development District Creation.