January 16, 2013

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Progress is being made in soliciting sponsorships for the AMGEN Tour of California . To date we have pledges for $81,000. The breakdown is as follows: Dave and Rebecca Vigil - $50,000 GNI - $20,000 (VIP Hospitality Tent) Bike Bling - $5,000 (Kalmia Level) Trek - $5,000 (Kalmia Level) Flexr Sports - $1,000 . . . read more

January 9, 2013

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT SDG&E is proposing to build a two story addition on the east side of the existing administration building at the Palomar Energy Center in the ERTC.  This addition will add approximately 1500 square feet of available administrative office space.  A new building entrance will be located on the south side of the addition. . . . read more

December 20, 2012

Due to the holiday there will be no weekly update to Council next week.  ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Sales Tax Local sales tax receipts for Escondido during the July – September 2012 quarter grew by 18.6% compared to the same like quarter of the previous fiscal year.  This resulted in a $500,000 increase in sales tax revenue compared to what was . . . read more

December, 12 2012

December 12, 2012   ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT   The cities of Carlsbad, Escondido, Oceanside, San Marcos and Vista are collaborating to bring prosperity to the North County region through economic development. Part of that process is to develop a comprehensive brand identity that will define North County to appropriate economic development . . . read more