Gun Barrel City continues Big Chief talks
2 Aug 2021
The Gun Barrel City Council and Economic Development Corporation met in a joint session
Tuesday, concerning a proposed $12 million dollar hotel project at Big Chief Landing.
After executive session, a first reading was conducted on a resolution between the Gun Barrel City EDC and YNS Services, of Dallas, to form Pier 334 Partnership for creation of a waterfront hotel and recreational development at the former Big Chief Landing site on the west end of the city.
After an executive session, EDC members voted unanimously to approve two changes to plan. The acreage involved was increased from six to eight. The job creation section was decreased to a minimum 30 full time employees to be increased during the peak seasons.