The City of Corpus Christi promotes long-term growth and prosperity for residents and businesses in the City and the surrounding region. In order to encourage long-term growth and prosperity, the City dedicates resources to achieving the following objectives:
- Improve the Quality of Life of Our Residents
- Diversify the City’s Economy
- Increase Business Recruitment and Retention
- Attract Talent and Develop Our Workforce
The City of Corpus Christi partners with the Corpus Christi Regional Economic Development Corporation (CCREDC), the Corpus Christi Downtown Management District (CCDMD) and the Corpus Christi Convention and Visitor’s Bureau (CCCVB) to accomplish these goals. The Business Liaison supports these organizations in their efforts and coordinates between our partner agencies and the rest of the City organization.
Local Economic Development Services
In 2008, the City of Corpus Christi created Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone #3, in the City’s downtown.
The City has several local incentive programs to assist in a variety of desired activities and investments.
On December 19, 2017 the City Council approved a Contract for the purchase and redevelopment of the building.