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The Development Corporation of Snyder seeks Type B Authority in November Elections

09/15/2022 - The Snyder City Council recently approved adding 2 new propositions to November ballots in order to grant the Development Corporation of Snyder (DCOS) Type B authority. Having Type B Authority would allow the DCOS to use current sales and use tax collected for community improvements in addition to the projects it... read more


The Development Corporation of Snyder, TX promotes Barbara Leatherwood to Executive Director

07/12/2022 - Snyder, TX: Barbara Leatherwood, the current Director of Marketing, Business Retention & Expansion for the Development Corporation of Snyder (DCOS) has been promoted to Executive Director effective August 1, 2022. The Snyder City Council voted to approve Leatherwood as the new Executive Director at their meeting on July 11.  The Board of... read more


Doug Dowler Retires from The Development Corporation of Snyder

04/28/2022 - The Development Corporation of Snyder’s Executive Director, Doug Dowler, announced his retirement from his position at last Wednesday’s board meeting, effective July 31, 2022.  Dowler mentioned recent health issues as part of his decision to leave DCOS.  “I’m proud of the work we... read more


Snyder, TX ranks in USA Today’s 50 Best Cities to Live In!

11/16/2018 - USA Today ranks Snyder in the top 50 towns to live in!  Read the full article here. Exerpt: There are nearly 20,000 villages, towns, and cities, across the nearly 3.8 million square miles that comprise the United States. More than 1-in-10 Americans move each year, and suffice it to say, when it... read more