Welcome to The Colony Community Development Corporation, also known as CDC Board or Type B.
Vision Statement: Setting the standard for excellence for community development.
Mission Statement: Enhancing the quality of life in our community.
Colony Community Development Corporation was formed after the passage
of the 4A/4B Sales Tax that was approved by The Colony voters in the
Special Election held on January 17, 1998. One half of one percent of
the sales tax collected in the city is distributed to the Economic
Development Corporation (4A) and The Colony Community Development
Corporation (4B), with the remaining sales tax going to the City.
Voters approved the following proposition -
"The adoption of a Sales and Use Tax within the City of The Colony ,
Texas , at the rate of one-half of one percent to be used, after the
holding of at least one public hearing, for land, buildings, equipment,
facilities, and improvements required or suitable for use for sports,
athletic, entertainment, tourist, convention, and public park purposes
and events, including but not limited to Community Centers, Libraries,
and Hike and Bike Trails, and the promotion or development of new or
expanded business enterprises, as authorized by Section 4B of Article
5190.6 Vernon 's Texas Civil Statutes, as amended (The Development
Corporation Act of 1979); and maintenance and operating costs
associated with any of the above projects that are publicly owned and
Related Links: The City of The Colony
The Colony 4A/ Economic Development Corporation
The Colony Convention & Visitors Bureau