June 10, 2015

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT The owners of Swami’s Restaurant at 150 Grand Avenue also have purchased the former Avocado Grill and it has been renamed Swami’s. They will be serving only breakfast and lunch there. They still own the 150 Grand Avenue restaurant and have renamed it “Grand at Maple” and will be serving only dinner . . . read more

June 3, 2015

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT The Economic Development Division, in partnership with the Utilities Department, is offering a special informational meeting for businesses about how the new drought regulations may affect them. The meeting will be held on June 23 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the Mitchell room. Christopher McKinney, Director of Utilities will . . . read more

May 27, 2015

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT The 2014 Annual Performance Report for our Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) has been approved. A copy of the annual report is available on the city’s website at http://www.escondido.org/business.aspx Old Lopez Market Demolition Status: The lead/asbestos tests have come back positive for Asbestos . . . read more

May 20, 2015

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Draper’s and Damon’s, located at 101 E. Grand, just completed an exterior renovation and will receive $25,000 through the City’s façade grant program. Total private investment in the project was over $80,000. Twelve businesses along the East Valley Parkway corridor, encouraged by being . . . read more