Type B Community & Economic Development Corporation
This Board has Been Terminated ORD NO 2022-114 - Canvassing - Special
Election - Home Rule Charter Amendments and Type B sales tax
B Sales and Use Tax is hereby repealed: The
termination of the Roanoke Community and Economic Development Corporation, a
Type B economic development corporation and local sales and use tax at a rate
of one-half of one percent, contingent upon the eligible voters of the proposed
City of Roanoke Crime Control and Prevention District, which comprises the City
of Roanoke, Texas, approving a ballot proposition authorizing the creation of
the City of Roanoke Crime Control and Prevention District dedicated to crime
reduction programs and the adoption of a proposed local sales and use tax at a
rate of one-half of one percent.
The purpose of the Roanoke Community and Economic Development Corporation - Type B (RCEDC) is for purchasing and constructing parks and park facilities, open space improvements, water and sewer facilities, and improvements and other facilities and improvements to promote or develop new or expanded business enterprises.