Rockdale city, MDD officials take visit to Giddings to trade ideas


Pictured at left are (l-r) Rockdale MDD executive director Tom Manskey, councilwoman Joyce Dalley, councilwoman Toby Johnon, MDD president Gary Griesbach, councilwoman Melody Dawson, Giddings EDC director Joyce Bise and Collier Perry, MDD board vice president. Pictured at left are (l-r) Rockdale MDD executive director Tom Manskey, councilwoman Joyce Dalley, councilwoman Toby Johnon, MDD president Gary Griesbach, councilwoman Melody Dawson, Giddings EDC director Joyce Bise and Collier Perry, MDD board vice president. Three members of the Rockdale City Council and three members of of the Rockdale Municipal Development District visited with counterparts from the Giddings Economic Development Corporation last week to exchange ideas.

“The main purpose of the visit was to exchange ideas and to learn more about how Giddings developed and completed a 10- 12 year Downtown Renovation and hear how they promote job creation and retention,” MDD president Gary Griesbach said. “We sincerely thank Joyce Bise (Giddings EDC director) and the Giddings community for sharing information with their neighbor to the north.” Many other topics of common interest were also discussed.


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