Assistant Director of Economic Development Kim Buttram gave the Mesquite City Council a quarterly activity report (stats from July to September) during the Dec. 16 City Council staff work session.
Buttram touched on some of the council’s goals; one is to promote investments in new and existing businesses. In this area, the Mesquite Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for several businesses since the last presentation. Those businesses were Hancock Whitney Bank, a Starbucks with a drive-thru, Big Lots remodel, Cheyenne Medical Lodge, Urban Air Adventure Park, American National Bank remodel, Jay Knight Photography, Agape Day Center for Adults and McDonald’s.
She noted that they had 65 attendees for their second annual Entrepreneurs Day, which was held on Nov. 12 at the Mesquite Arts