Economic Development

The purpose of the City of Orange Economic Development Department is to promote and expand commerce in the City and to finance development projects of public purpose, which are approved by the City of Orange Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors and the City Council as a result of the Texas Development Corporation Act of 1979, and as defined in Section 4B of the Act. The department operates under the direction of the Director of Economic Development, Jay Trahan, who may be contacted at the following address:

Jay Trahan

Director of Economic Development

803 W. Green Avenue, Room 201

P. O. Box 520

Orange, Texas, 77631-0520

Phone: 409.883.1077

Fax: 409.883.1096


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