2016 Economic Development Opportunity Grant
2016 Grant Application Packet
Shop Local in El Dorado County!
Your Sales Tax Revenue:
● Supports Sheriff
● Supports Fire
● Supports Parks
● Supports New Streets
Download a pdf of the Shop Local Flyer here!
and visit the shop local web page
El Dorado County Issued a New Paper, "Top 10 Reasons to Locate Your Business in El Dorado County, California"
download a pdf
On September 1, 2015, the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors heard presentations regarding an overview of the state of broadband infrastructure and quality of service in El Dorado County. Those presentations are attached as pdf documents below. A video recording of the Board of Supervisors meeting will soon be available on the following web link by clicking on the "Video" link at the appropriate meeting: Board of Supervisors Meetings.
Tahoe Prosperity Center Presentation
Valley Vision Presentation
El Dorado County has been ranked 55 out of 3,111 American counties in the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Natural Amenities Index.
Work Hard and Play Hard in El Dorado County!
Source: Washington Post "Wonkblog" -- August 17, 2015. Factors: warm winter, winter sun, temperate summer, low summer humidity, topographic variation and water area.
Economic Development Mission Statement
El Dorado County strives to strike the delicate balance between an exceptional quality of life and the appropriate business climate for the professionals and industries who serve its citizens.
El Dorado County offers the business community a variety of business development and retention services including:
- Community promotion and industry marketing resources
- Small business ombudsman services that include, but are not limited to:
- Permit assistance
- Procurement assistance
- Site selection
- Assistance with Human Resource issues
- Layoff aversion strategies
- Small business counseling
- Demographic data
- Labor market information
- Tax credit information
- Connections to resources
- Workshops and seminars
- Assistance with employee recruitment and hiring
- And other supports to help businesses start, grow, locate, and prosper!