Helping Businesses Succeed in Salinas
The City of Salinas Office of Economic Development offers a wide range of programs and services that help companies currently located in our region, as well as businesses looking to relocate or expand. Salinas is a great place to start a business, grow a business, and see it succeed. We have the resources to help you reach your goals.
Let us simplify the relocation process. We can help answer your questions about properties, buildings, incentives, and more.
Incentives & Financing
Whether it’s state tax credits, property tax abatements or job creation allowances, we can help you take advantage of what’s available to you.
Doing Business in Salinas
Need help with the permitting process? What about business licenses and inspections? The City of Salinas Economic Development Department can streamline those steps for you.
Surrounded by several colleges and universities, Salinas offers training programs that will help advance your workforce, including ESL programs and Spanish language classes.
Start-up resources are available to Salinas’ many entrepreneurs, including the Steinbeck Innovation Project
– an initiative that will help train, mentor and guide the newest wave of entrepreneurs in the region.
Small Business Assistance
Retention and expansion of existing businesses is key to economic success in Salinas. We offer a variety of programs to help your company thrive here, including our business visitation program to help determine small businesses’ needs and opportunities.
We have all the information you need for Salinas: population data, workforce numbers, taxes and special incentives. Contact us
for all your data needs.