The Alliance, a county-wide organization, was created as a resource and advocate for the development and diversification of the economic foundation of Brazoria County. Our mission is to support and champion the interests of Brazoria County’s existing primary employers, promote and diversify the county’s economic base and attract high-wage jobs and new capital investment in targeted industries.
The Alliance provides services such as expertise and guidance on incentives, demographic reports and impact analyses, while serving as an authorized contact with the Governor’s Office, Economic Development and Tourism.
Brazoria County is currently one of the fastest growing counties in Texas and is experiencing nearly $27 billion in new capital investments in the petrochemical sector which has been the driver of the county’s economy since the 1940’s. Port Freeport, in southern Brazoria County, is also experiencing growth in both import and export shipments and this growth is expected to increase even more over the next couple of years with the completion of the widening of the Panama Canal.
The Alliance and Brazoria County have a variety of challenges and opportunities ahead. These include: