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 currently closed. Applicants will be notified on September 1, 2021, on application status.
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 --- 7/26/2021