Moving to Corpus Christi? What You Need to Know

Jean Jones
(October 13, 2015)


Are you moving to Corpus Christi? Learning about a new area used to be a fairly cumbersome process involving newspapers, maps, phone books, and probably a trip or two to the library. The wealth of information available online today has everything you need to know just a few keystrokes away. We've assembled an electronic "welcome wagon" of resources to help you get acquainted with your new home.

City of Corpus Christi

Need to make a utility payment, find a beach or locate the nearest recreation center? You can do all that and more at Corpus Christi's official website. The free app for Android, iPhone, Windows and Blackberry puts the information at your fingertips during your travels around the city.

Corpus Christi Public Libraries

Libraries are no longer just places to do homework and check out the latest Stephen King novel. The Corpus Christi libraries are home to a diverse range of activities including book clubs, kids' story times, computer skills training and open mic events. Check out books directly to your digital device from their e-book catalog.

What's Up? Corpus Christi

This website always has the answer to, "So what do we do this weekend?" It's a comprehensive listing of events and activities around Corpus Christi including art festivals, concerts and sporting events. Entries are listed chronologically and you can filter on a specific category. Download the free app for iPhone or Android and add events to your personal calendar with a single click. 


Did you know that Corpus Christi is one of the national leaders in digital connectivity? The entire city is covered with a Wi-Fi network used by the local government that is also accessible to residents. Available hot spots include City Hall, Heritage Park and Corpus Christi Beach. 

Corpus Christi Regional Transportation Authority

Save money and the environment by exploring Corpus Christi via the bus system. Use the CCRTA trip planner to find the best route then track your bus in real time. All buses are equipped with bike racks for your convenience.

Guide to City Services

This handy listing of phone numbers for police, parks and rec, school districts and other local services is just one of the resources you'll find on the Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce website. Check out the calendar of events sponsored by area businesses such as happy hours, live music and charity fundraisers.

When it comes to local resources, put our Springs at Corpus Christi team at the top of your list! Don't hesitate to call or stop by our office whenever you need assistance.

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