CAEDC provides assistance, service and support to Castroville area businesses and the community by fostering an affordable economic environment. They promote the recruitment of new businesses and industries with an emphasis on green and sustainable projects. CAEDC promotes a public relations and marketing campaign for the Castroville area which will enhance the quality of life and support a business and visitor friendly community. They support the preservation and restoration of our historic sites, as well as the retention and expansion of existing businesses.
The Castroville Area Chamber of Commerce strives to effectively represent the needs of its members by working together with the entire community to facilitate achievement of growth, community stability, and civic pride.
The Community Development Department activities encompass planning and urban design, neighborhood planning, zoning and development review, permitting, building code enforcement, historic preservation, and staff support to various boards and commissions.
The Economic Development Office's primary objective is to facilitate economic development activities that assist in developing and sustaining businesses to create a strong local economy. The Economic Development Office oversees the Castroville Municipal Airport.