Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
2042 Park Avenue
Orange Park, Florida 32073
The ECDD manages development through effective planning and zoning practices designed to create vibrant commercial districts and promote an atmosphere for businesses to thrive; facilitates economic development activities that assist in fostering a strong local economy; enhances the quality of life for residents by promoting an environment where they can work and live; protects natural resources by encouraging environmentally sustainable development; provides the highest level of professional, ethical, and customer-oriented services to the public.
Stephen Smith, A.I.C.P., Director of Economic & Community Development
Mr. Smith joined the Town of Orange Park in March 2016. Mr. Smith holds a Bachelor of Science degree in geography, with a concentration in Urban & Regional Planning from the University of West Georgia. Mr. Smith brings with him 25 years of experience from the Planning & Development Department at the City of Jacksonville. He is an active member of the American Planning Association and has been AICP certified since 1999.