Economic Development Corporation


  • 6:00 p.m.
  • Argyle Town Hall
    308 Denton Street
    Argyle, TX 76226

Meeting Dates

Second Wednesday of the month

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Board of Directors

  • Ritchie Deffenbaugh, President - Term expires: 2021
  • Darrell Halk, Term expires: 2021
  • Sherri Myers, Secretary - Term expires: 2020
  • Chris Ropsrim, Treasurer - Term expires: 2020

  • Craig Ray, Term expires: 2021
  • Zach Scheer, Term expires: 2021
  • Brandon R. Moore, Vice-President - Term expires: 2020

Advisory Directors

  • Robin Massey, Term Expires: 2021
  • Vacant


As a requirement of enacting an economic development local option sales tax, a non-profit corporation was established for the promotion and development of commercial enterprises within the Town and the extraterritorial jurisdiction, as well as for the administration of the economic development sales tax revenue. The corporation consists of seven members, serving 2-year staggered terms who must be either residents of the Town or Denton County. The Town Council may appoint advisory directors who may receive information presented to the directors, attend meetings, but have no vote on matters before the directors. Additional information concerning the duties and responsibilities of the Corporation may be found in the Corporation’s By-Laws and/or the Development Corporation Act of 1979.

Strategic Plan

The Strategic Planning Committee, chaired by Mayor Pro Tem Hermann, is constructing a Strategic Plan to be presented to Council for approval. The Strategic Plan will provide a common direction to guide decision making through a unified mission, vision, and action plan.

Strategic Plan Final Draft

The committee is using information obtained through Council workshops. The following SWOT Analysis Outcomes were developed within these workshops:
SWOT Analysis