Governing for Growth and Prosperity
Responsiveness to business needs and expansion requirements is reflective of a pro-business, pro-growth community government.
Organized for Flexibility & Effectiveness
Wharton boasts a simple and effective organization that includes a mayor, six-member council, and city manager.
Four council members are elected by district, and two are at-large positions. This mix creates a blend of structure and flexibility that benefits our business community and growing needs within that sector.
Working Together for Business Prosperity
Wharton Economic Development Corporation is working hand-in-hand with the following organizations to implement plans for enhancing infrastructure, tourism, commerce, and investments:
- City of Wharton
- Wharton Chamber of Commerce & Agriculture
- Wharton Downtown Business Association
- Monterey Square Merchants
- University of Houston Small Business Development Center