OC Development Board

Welcome to the website of the Orange County Development Board (OCDB). In Partnership with the Orange County Board of Supervisors, the OCDB oversees Orange County's workforce development activities and establishes programs in response to the workforce needs of Orange County, including labor market information, employment and training services, and business assistance. Central to the OCDB’s ability to provide services is the network of One-Stop Career Centers, satellite centers and youth employment and training programs located throughout the County. The OCDB designs and implements programs and services for businesses, adult job seekers, dislocated workers and young adults, working in close collaboration with education, business, labor, economic development and other organizations with a stake in preparing the County’s workers to contribute to our growing economy.





Section 13 C.F.R. § 303.6, Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) Process, requires the CEDS Planning Organization to make the CEDS available for review and comment by the public for a period of at least thirty (30) days prior to submission of the CEDS to the U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration. Public Comment period ended August 31, 2018.  CLICK HERE to view the latest 2018-2023 Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy Draft updated as of October 11, 2018.

The Orange County CEDS plans can be accessed by selecting the link below. Please email CEDS@occr.ocgov.com with any comments and/or questions.



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Orange County Development Board
Community Investment Division
1300 S. Grand Ave Building B, 3rd Floor
Santa Ana, CA 92705
Phone: (714) 480-6500
Fax: (714) 834-7132


This WIOA Title I financially assisted program or activity is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are availableupon request to individuals with disabilities. TDD/TTY users, please call the California Relay Service (800) 735-2922 or 711.  If you need special assistance to participate in this program, please contact 714-480-6500 at least 72 hours prior to the event to allow reasonable arrangements to be made to ensure program accessibility.

The Orange County Development Board is a proud partner of America’s Job Center of California℠ network.