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Gonzales’ location and responsive city government offer an economic advantage to employers that desire to start a business, expand and diversify operations, or relocate.  Located in Gonzales, or within close proximity, is a workforce with diverse skills, including health care, public administration, manufacturing, and education.

Gonzales has a diverse business culture. Many small businesses thrive as locals enjoy shopping their neighborhood stores. Gonzales is also a center for world class AgTech businesses such as Taylor Farms. As part of the City's Economic Development Department, the City continues to promote economic opportunities and activities, meet with business owners and work with consultants on related research and reporting for the present and the future of a robust local business community.

City News

The Gonzales Way
Local Businesses
March 9, 2021 Dear City of Gonzales Business Owner: In the November 2020 election, the City of Gonzales put forward an additional sales tax measure for an additional .5%, called Measure X, which would bring the Sales Tax Rate in the City of…
Monterey County Workforce Development Board
Local Businesses
The Monterey County Workforce Development Board is offering a No-Cost Human Resource Hotline. They can answer questions about the hiring processes, leave of absence and updating handbook policies. Contact their direct line at (888) 217-6899. Monday-…
Monterey County Workforce Development Board
Local Businesses
Monterey County Workforce Development Board esta ofreciendo una linea directa gratitua de recursos humanos para empleadores. Llama ahora para obtener respuetas a tus preguntas sobre leyes laborales del entado de California. Provén orientacion sobre…
Monterey County Workforce Development Board
Local Businesses
Segunda Ronda de Financiamiento para subvenciones para Pequeños Negocios de hasta $10,000 El Condado de Monterey, a través de su Programa de Ayuda para Pequeños Negocios (SBRP) CARES del Condado de Monterey, está proporcionando una segunda ronda de…
Monterey County Workforce Development Board
Local Businesses
GRANTS OF UP TO $10,000 AVAILABLE FOR ELIGIBLE SMALL BUSINESSES – APPLICATION OPENS FEBRUARY 8 Salinas, CA – Thursday, January 28, 2021 – The Monterey County Workforce Development Board (MCWDB) will administer a second round of grants through the…
Photo: Concentric Power Logo, City of Gonzales Logo, Solar, Wind Turbine
Sustainability
October 7, 2020-Gonzales, CA-GONZALES ELECTRIC AUTHORITY ENTERS INTO AGREEMENT WITH CONCENTRIC POWER FOR 35 MEGAWATT COMMUNITY-SCALE MICROGRID: Largest Multi-Customer Microgrid in California Will Serve Ag Industrial Park