May 4, 2017

INFORMATIONAL ITEMS Take Our Sons and Daughters to Work DayThe City participated in Take Our Sons and Daughters to Work Day on Thursday, April 27. Approximately 68 youth participated and learned about public service careers in Accounting, Engineering, Construction, Police, Fire, and other areas. ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT According to a recent . . . read more

April 27,2017

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT The City of Escondido will host its annual Wine & Craft Beer Tasting at Cruisin’ Grand on Friday, May 19 from 5-9 p.m. on Maple Street Plaza in Downtown Escondido. The wine industry in Escondido has grown tremendously over the last several years, and this event is a great way to sample vintages from a variety of . . . read more

April 20,2017

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Last week, the San Diego North Economic Development Council hosted a North County Economic Summit featuring the unveiling of a study of the tech industry along the 78 corridor. The study was commissioned by Innovate 78, a collaborative economic development effort of the five cities along the corridor. Read KPBS’s . . . read more

April 13, 2017

NFORMATIONAL ITEMS Road Repair and Accountability ActOn April 6, 2017 the Senate and Assembly passed SB1, the Road Repair and Accountability Act. While the legislation awaits the Governor’s signature, the City has received preliminary estimates on the funds that Escondido can expect to receive. It is projected that $869,400 in Road . . . read more