Midlothian Economic Development


The focus of Midlothian Economic Development is to promote existing business, enterprise expansion and retention and attract new business development. It is charged with the administration of sales tax to fund economic development projects. The Board directs and coordinates the broad-based expansion of the business and commercial tax base of the city, as well as promotes job growth and quality development in Midlothian. 


The board is made up of seven members, five of which must reside inside the city limits. All members serve two-year terms. Appointments are made in December.

 Members Initial Appointment Current Term Expires
 Jim Norris09/26/2023 January 2025
Aaron Cox, Secretary 12/14/2021 January 2025
 Phil Weaver 12/14/2021 January 2025
Richard Reno07/25/2023 January 2026
 Wayne Shuffield, Treasurer 12/12/2023 January 2026
 Lynda Johnson, Vice-President12/14/2021 January 2026
 Bill Burdett, President 12/11/2018 January 2026


Meetings are held the third Monday of the month at 4:00 p.m. (Due to holidays in January and February, the meetings are moved to the second Monday.)

Agendas and Minutes

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The City Council's policy is to limit membership to one board/commission at a time in order to provide an opportunity for service and involvement to as many citizens as possible. Training is available to all new appointees. 

For more information, contact the City Secretary at (972) 775-3481 or complete the Board/Commission Application