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La Marque Offers Unique Development Opportunities

It’s a big opportunity and we’re excited to see it finally come to fruition...

County Hires New Director of Economic Development

The Galveston County Commissioners Court voted unanimously Monday to hire Dane Carlson...

Commissioners Pass Budget With Lowest Tax Rate In More Than 15 Years

Galveston County Commissioners have successfully decreased the property tax rate for the sixth consecutive year...

Galveston County Receives First Ever Moody’s AAA Rating

Good fiscal policies and strong recovery since Hurricane Ike are two factors Galveston County can claim....

County’s Strong Credit Rating Saves Taxpayers in Recent Bond Refinancing

After a recent refinancing of $72 million in general obligation bonds, Galveston County has lowered its interest rate...

Galveston County Economic Development Unveils Promotional Video

A new marketing piece by Galveston County’s Economic Development Department aims to attract new industry...

Source of Business and Labor Numbers: The Next Move Group