November 21, 2013

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Escondido Events now plans to open its Saturday Market beginning Saturday, December 7, from 8:00 a.m. -1 p.m. on North Kalmia Street off of Grand Avenue. The market will feature local artisans, crafters, home crafted food vendors, flowers, vegetables and much more.  SPECIAL EVENTS Community In Unity Holiday Kick Off  – . . . read more

November 13, 2013

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Various energy financing organizations, including Figtree Financing and the California Hero Program, continue to contact staff and council members requesting that the Council consider establishing a Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program.  Earlier this month the County of San Diego requested that SANDAG evaluate the . . . read more

November 6, 2013

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Upcoming sports tournaments:November 29th and 30th – Surf Cup Soccer Tournament at Ryan Park.  This is a huge soccer tournament played all over the county with many games played at Ryan Park.  We understand that the Holiday Inn Express, Comfort Inn, and Best Western in Escondido are all booked solid for that . . . read more

October 30, 2013

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT The CEDS Economic  Development Task Force met on October 29. The task force has narrowed its focus to develop a targeted marketing program that focuses on medical-related businesses and clean tech, as identified in the CEDS.  In conjunction with this, the task force is in the process of: Identifying property available . . . read more