August 5, 2015

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Transient Occupancy Tax (Hotel Tax) revenue at the end of Fiscal Year 2014/2015 increased by 8% compared to the prior fiscal year. In Fiscal Year 2013/2014 revenue also was up 9 % compared to the previous fiscal year. This is tangible evidence that we are achieving success with our tourism efforts. The asbestos removal . . . read more
 

July 29, 2015

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT A growing group of businesses on East Valley Parkway (motivated by being included in the current NTP area) have been meeting regularly since June 23, and have officially organized as the East Valley Parkway Business Group. Their mission is “to create a family-friendly business environment where all can thrive.” . . . read more
 

July 22, 2015

WATER CONSERVATION IS WORKING City of Escondido water customers reduced their water consumption by 32% in the month of June, surpassing our goal of 20%. The regional numbers looked good too. Within the County Water Authority the reduction was approximately 26%. RECYCLED WATER LINES TO BE INSTALLED ON REMAINDER OF CCP MEDIANS We are on track . . . read more
 

July 15, 2015

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT The Escondido Soccer Club will be hosting their annual Dave Shelton soccer tournament July 17th to July 19th. Teams will be traveling in from all over Southern California, mostly from San Diego County. There will be 136 teams and around 2,400 families in the area throughout the three-day tournament. The families will be . . . read more