September 11, 2013

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Unfortunately, Escondido was not selected as a recipient for a TIGER grant. A list of the recipients can be found at  COUNTY NEIGHBORHOOD REINVESTMENT PROGRAM GRANT FUNDS  The County Board of Supervisors approved Supervisor Dave Roberts’ request to allocate $30,000 to the California Center for the . . . read more

September 4, 2013

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT  The Discovery Channel will be in Escondido on Friday, September 13 to film Cruisin’ Grand.  This should bring positive publicity about Escondido in general, and Crusin’ Grand, in particular. USA Today had a very positive article featuring Stone Brewing Company on September 4. To view it, visit:      . . . read more

August 29, 2013

VOTING DISTRICT COMMISSION MEETINGS Here is a list of future District Commission meetings to be held in Council Chambers.  Thursday, September 5 at 6:00 p.m. – Workshop with Q2 Thursday, September 19 at 6:00 p.m. Thursday, October 3 at 6:00 p.m. Sunday, October 27 at 6:00 p.m. – Line Drawing Meeting Tuesday, October 29 at 6:00 p.m. – Line . . . read more

August 22, 2013

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT With the City’s strong desire to build the Citracado Parkway Extension and increase the economic development opportunities on that side of town, we will apply for a federal EDA grant (EDA’s Economic Development Assistance Program – Public Works) in addition to the TIGER grant that we submitted several months ago. We have . . . read more