Economic Development

The Economic Development Division is responsible for facilitating the recruitment, development, and growth of a robust, diversified economic base in which businesses are encouraged to start, relocate, expand, and prosper in Baytown.

The division is responsible for recruiting retail and commercial developments throughout the city and works directly with City management and council to entice the right franchises and entrepreneurs to the appropriate locations in Baytown.

The division works with residential developers to achieve the neighborhood vision, amenities, and housing values which benefit citizens and those moving to the city.

The division assists businesses with economic opportunities to help beautify their property to make the business more attractive for customers.

For more information, email Bret Gardella or call at 281-420-5893.