Witchita Falls (TX)- Success in Defense Diversification

May 1, 2008

The City of Wichita Falls, TX successfully pursued a defense diversification grant from the Department of Defense’s Office of Economic Adjustment (OEA). The grant award is funding a defense diversification strategic plan for the region surrounding Sheppard Air Force Base, developed by TIP Strategies, with the assistance of Freese and Nichols. The plan will offer strategies for economic diversification for the region, serve as a guide development for the city, address community image, and will incorporate other related existing plans.