COLEMAN, TEXAS (May 2020) – The Coleman Economic Development Corporation announced the construction of baseball, softball and t-ball fields, including parking for each field, located at 2916 5TH Avenue in Coleman, Texas. The new complex replaces sports fields which had served the community for fifty years. The project is scheduled to be completed Fall of 2020 with a Ribbon Cutting First Pitch ceremony. SW Architects was selected to provide the architectural design for the construction. Government Capital Corporation was selected as the most cost-effective financing solution for this project.
Kim Little, Executive Director of Economic Development Corporation of Coleman stated, “This project is a public-private partnership between the Coleman Youth Sports Association, City of Coleman, Coleman EDC and private donors. The youth of Coleman County and the City of Coleman will have first-class fields and facilities. This project was streamlined with the expertise and experience of our financing partner, Government Capital Corporation,” stated Kim Little.
This project is an excellent example of community leaders working together in collaboration for the youth of Coleman. I want to congratulate Kim Little and the Coleman EDC Board for their foresight and leadership in the implementation of this important project with the upgraded sports facilities. The Coleman county youth and families will enjoy these facilities for many years,” stated Drew Whitington, Client Services Associate of Government Capital Corporation.
About Coleman Economic Development Corporation
Coleman EDC is a Type A Development Corporation authorized to undertake Type B projects located in North-Central Texas, 52 miles northwest of Abilene. The Coleman EDC is proud to develop business opportunities for the more than 5,000 citizens of the City of Coleman. For more information visit colemanedc.com
About Government Capital Corporation
Government Capital Corporation is a leading public finance firm providing professional financial services to all local governmental entities. Since its founding in 1992, the company has successfully completed thousands of municipal financings exceeding $4 billion in Texas and across the country. For more information, visit govcap.com.