The Board of Directors of First Financial Bank, N.A., today announced the construction of a new Southeast Texas Regional Banking Center at the corner of Park and North 16th Street. Construction of the new banking center is expected to be complete in the fall of 2018, at which time the City of Orange will occupy the current bank location.
“We believe this is an extremely positive development for our bank, the City and our entire community,” Stephen Lee, President of First Financial Bank, Southeast Region said. “First Financial Bank has been serving the banking and mortgage needs of Orange, Texas for more than 60 years and this new state of the art banking center will emicnsure we continue our leadership role in the community for years to come.
The new location will include more than 12,500 square feet of office and retail space, with a drive thru featuring five extra wide lanes and a 24 hour deposit taking ATM. The new banking center will have improved access from 16th Street, Park Avenue and Cherry Lane and feature a 15th Street entrance for our First Financial Mortgage customers.