Economic Development Department

The Economic Development Department strives to:

  • develop jobs by attracting new businesses to Stockton, 
  • maintain a healthy business environment for existing businesses, 
  • assist small business start-ups, and 
  • provide housing for low-income residents.  

The department also manages City assets and the Central Parking District and collaborates with outside agencies to support business development. 

 

Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the Community Support Grant Program

Community Support NOFA The City is no longer accepting applications for the Community Support Grant Program. The deadline to submit was September 12, 2022 by 12:00 p.m. Anticipated notification of award status is October 2022.

 

 

 

 

 


Grant ProgramNotice of Funding Availability (NOFA)- 2022 Stockton Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Grant Program - CLOSED

The City is no longer accepting applications for the Stockton Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Grant Program. The deadline to submit an application was June 30, 2022, by 5:00 p.m. 

 

 

Temporary Outdoor Permits

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.

 

Department Information and Programs 

 

Target Industries

 

External Links


Advantage Stockton

Stockton Neighborly Portal

Downtown Stockton Alliance

San Joaquin County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

San Joaquin Small Business Development Center

San Joaquin Partnership

 

Chambers:

The African American Chamber of Commerce of San Joaquin County

Central Valley Asian American Chamber of Commerce

Greater Stockton Chamber of Commerce

San Joaquin County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

 

 

This City of Stockton web page last reviewed on --- 9/15/2022

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