Conroe EDC Exhibits Dedication to Foreign Investment at SelectUSA

The Conroe Economic Development Council (Conroe EDC) displayed their commitment to foreign investment at the SelectUSA Investment Summit held in Washington D.C., June 18-20, 2017.

Conroe EDC was one of 23 Team Texas partners in attendance, […]

July 18th, 2017|News|

Conroe to Grow with Newest Howard Hughes Corporation Development

The Howard Hughes Corporation recently announced details for a new master-planned community in north Conroe and neighboring Willis. The new community, The Woodlands Hills, will be located on FM 830, west of Interstate 45. The […]

July 18th, 2017|News|

Conroe named the fastest growing city in the nation by the U.S. Census Bureau

The U.S. Census Bureau announced on Wednesday that Conroe topped the list of the fastest growing cities in the nation.

Of the top 15 fastest growing cities, 10 cities were located in the south and 6 of […]

May 25th, 2017|News|

International Business Event Welcomes Largest Ever US Delegation

An international event celebrating the business links between Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Houston has marked its landmark fifth anniversary this month by welcoming its largest ever international delegation.

The fifth annual Aberdeen-Houston Gateway, attended by the GCEDC’s […]

April 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|

336 Marketplace Build-Out Continues in Conroe


Construction on 336 Marketplace—a 700,000-square-foot retail development by Fidelis Realty Partners in the Grand Central Park master-planned community—is nearing completion, and the first retailers are due to open by the end of […]

March 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Study Details Economic Impact of Conroe’s Business Growth

Business projects supported by the Greater Conroe Economic Development Council (GCEDC) during 2013-2016 created nearly $400 million in capital investment and 703 direct jobs, according to a recent report from Impact DataSource, an economic consulting, […]

March 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|

Lone Star College-Conroe Center Expands Workforce Training Facilities

Lone Star College-Conroe Center officially opened its new, state-of-the-art workforce training expansion facility to continue its mission in serving the needs of those in the community seeking to enter a new career, expand withing an […]

December 30th, 2016|News|

Conroe Regional Medical Center Acquires Level II Trauma Designation

The American College of Surgeons and the State of Texas designated Conroe Regional Medical Center as a Level II Trauma Center, making the CRMC one of the first hospitals in the greater Houston area to […]

December 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|

GCEDC Wins Merit Recognition at CEDA Awards for Newpark Project

The Greater Conroe Economic Development Council was presented with the Texas Economic Development Council’s Merit Recognition Award on Oct. 20, at the TEDC’s 2016 Annual Conference, for its nomination of the Newpark Drilling Fluids business […]

October 31st, 2016|Uncategorized|

GCEDC Salutes Economic Development Certification Program on Milestone

The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) recently announced that the Accredited Economic Development Organization (AEDO) program hit a major milestone, reaching 50 members certified as exceeding standards in the economic development profession. Six new members […]

October 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|