Type B sales tax may be used for any project eligible for Type A funding in addition to quality-of-life improvements. Example projects include:

  • Professional or amateur sports and athletic facilities, tourism and entertainment facilities, convention facilities, and public parks; 
  • Related store, restaurant, concession, parking, and transportation facilities; 
  • Related street, water, and sewer facilities; and
  • Affordable housing


To promote and develop new and expanding businesses that create or retain jobs, Type B EDCs may also fund:

  • Public safety or recycling facilities;
  • Streets, roads, drainage, and related improvements; and
  • Demolition of existing structures


  • Eric Turpen, Mayor
  • Andrew Eisenwine
  • Lottie Spencer
  • Lance Parker

  • Candy Seth
  • David Garcia
  • Retha Williams