Economic and Community Development
Bexar County Economic & Community Development (BCECD) envisions Bexar County with thriving residents, a growing inclusive economy, diverse and attainable quality housing, and vibrant, healthy communities.
We strengthen quality of life within Bexar County by growing the economy through developing our workforce, fostering local business partnerships, and capitalizing on investment opportunities that strengthen the community.
Federal Shutdown Response
Bexar County is providing services for Furloughed Federal Workers by providing assistance with utilities, housing, food assistance. We're also working with other local agencies who rely on Federal funding to provide needed services affected by this shutdown.
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Our vision at Economic Development to is grow Bexar County’s economy by developing local workforce, partnering with local business organizations and capitalizing on investment opportunities that strengthen the community.
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Community Resources department provides financial assistance for utility payments to eligible county residents for electric and natural gas bills. We also provide Pauper Burial assistance.