• RV Park Development in Galveston County

    RV Park Development in Galveston County

    Galveston's County permitting process for building a new RV / mobile home park in unincorporated parts of the county is simple and straightforward. In total, the county will require four… Blog

  • Hot Projects in Bay Area Houston

    Hot Projects in Bay Area Houston

    The Bay Area Houston Economic Partnership publishes its Hot Projects update multiple times per year. The August 2019 edition is below. To download a PDF version, click here.    … Regional News

  • Houston Has the 5th Cheapest Groceries in the US

    Houston Has the 5th Cheapest Groceries in the US

    Galveston County's groceries are likely much less expensive than yours. Houston/Galveston's Groceries are the 5th cheapest in the United States. As the largest city in Texas, what comes first to… Blog

  • Ro-Ro Imports Surge in Galveston, Exports, too!

    Ro-Ro Imports Surge in Galveston, Exports, too!

    Roll-on/roll-off (ro-ro) cargo imports are on a roll. Ro-ro cargo includes high and heavy machinery, such as tractors, harvesters, mining equipment, bulldozers, trams, other rolling stock, and over-dimensional project or… Regional News Galveston

  • There is No One Perfect Location for Every Business

    There is No One Perfect Location for Every Business

    You won't hear many local economic development organizations admit it, but there is no one best location for all businesses. Although, we economic developers constantly struggle to position our communities… Blog

  • Download the Texas Business Licenses and Permits Guide

    Download the Texas Business Licenses and Permits Guide

    The guide lists over 300+ specific business types, followed by a listing of State Agencies that require licenses, permits, certifications, registrations, and authorizations to operate a business. Download the guide.… Blog