Business Opportunities

We are a thriving, family-oriented community located in East Texas, Bullard is an ideal location in which to operate a successful business, live and enjoy what life has to offer. 

Whether you are considering opening a new business in Bullard, or expanding an existing business the staff members of our Economic Development and Development Services departments are here to help. 

Bullard Economic Development Corporation

The Bullard Economic Development Corporation (BEDCO), is a type 4B Economic Development Corporation and was created by voters in May 2009, and began levying a 1/2 percent sales tax on all items in the City that are subject to the general sales tax. It is the mission of BEDCO to aid the City of Bullard and interested private or public entities in making the community a better place to live, work, and do business. In so doing, BEDCO may help develop and finance any permissible project as defined in Chapter 505 of the Texas Local Government Code and that benefits and strengthens and diversifies the economic base of Bullard.

Development Services

The Development Services Division is comprised of four departments: Building Inspections, Code Compliance, Engineering, and Planning. Each department assists citizens and the development community through the many stages of development and construction - from zoning, plan approvals, permits, inspections, and code enforcement.