September 5, 2012

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Restaurant Guide A few weeks ago we placed the restaurant guide on-line.  Now a “new and improved” online restaurant is up and running.  It is significantly more functional in this new format: www.escondido.org/dining.aspx   Special thanks to Anne Morgan in Information Systems for reformatting the information to make it . . . read more
 

August 29, 2012

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Special Events/Economic Development Coordinator Position We anticipate that the recruitment for this position will begin on September 10 and be open for a two-week period. COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT UPDATES Building The applicant  for the new American Grill  at 239 E. Valley Pkwy. pulled the building permits on 8-22-12. . . . read more
 

August 22, 2012

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Sales Tax Revenue Sales tax revenue received through March 31, 2012 increased from the previous fiscal year during the same time frame by about $3.3 million or 13.5%.  For sales occurring in the third quarter of fiscal year 2011/12 (the most recent data available), the City saw sales tax receipts increase with gains in . . . read more
 

August 15, 2012

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT UPDATES Building and Code Enforcement Staff is meeting with staff from the City of San Clemente regarding their use of the Trakit software for business license permitting and project tracking, to determine how we can improve our use and reliability of the software. CAPITAL PROJECTS Fire Station #4 Work progressing on . . . read more