Economic and Community Development

Our mission and vision: 

Our mission is to grow our economy and strengthen our community. Our vision is to grow our economy and strengthen quality of life in Bexar County by developing our workforce, fostering local business partnerships and providing community resources for individuals and families in our community.

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Community Development

The Community Development Division develops viable urban communities, increases the supply of affordable housing, and helps individuals experiencing homelessness regain housing stability.

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Economic Development

We recruit and partner with business organizations to develop local workforce and capitalize on investment opportunities that strengthen the community.

Community Resources

Community Impact

We provide financial assistance to eligible county residents for electric and natural gas bills. We also provide Pauper Burial assistance.

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CPS Energy Utility Assistance

Get help paying CPS Energy utilities for those affected by COVID-19.

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Bexar County Strong Workforce Program

Apply for workforce training assistance or be connected to jobs and work experience opportunities.

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TXFAME Advanced Manufacturing Technician Training

Get paid to learn a new trade with on the job training and earn an associates degree.

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