The Economic Development Department strives to:
The department also manages City assets and the Central Parking District and collaborates with outside agencies to support business development.
The City of Stockton will grant up to $435,000 to local entrepreneurs and organizations that serve as business service providers to entrepreneurs in Stockton; $335,000 of the available funds is allocated toward organizations that serve as business service providers, providing technical assistance to entrepreneurs, start-up companies, and existing businesses; and $100,000 is allocated for entrepreneurs and start-up businesses that provide goods and services to the Stockton community in award amounts of up to $5,000 per applicant.
The application period is open June 3 through July 15, 2021, at 5:00 p.m.
To assist local restaurants and personal care services during the Local Emergency related to COVID-19, the City of Stockton will be offering Temporary Outdoor Permits for both dining and personal care services, such as hair salons, nail salons, barbershops, body waxing, and tattoo parlors.
For a link to applications and permit requirements, please visit the Community Development Department webpage.
This City of Stockton web page last reviewed on --- 6/3/2021