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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.

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City Government
The Gonzales City Council meets the First and Third Monday at 6 pm in the City Council Chambers located at 117 Fourth Street. Dates for future City…

City News

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…
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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
Important Notice Photo: Gonzales Fire Department Shield
Fire Department
August 8, 2020 (4:00 PM PT) City of Gonzales Update from Gonzales Fire Department As of this morning, the fire that we have all been seeing west of River Road has traveled through the west side of the Gonzales Rural Fire Protection District from…
The Gonzales Way
Engaged Community
Heat Advisory in Effect Cooling Center Open in Gonzales: Friday, August 4, 2020, 11 AM-3 PM Joint use gymnasium, Fairview School 560 5th Street, Gonzales Temperature Check at the Door…
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CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) Advice & News
City of Gonzales Director of Emergency Services Executive Order Establishing a Citation Fine Process for Face Coverings Order Violations July 29, 2020 - Today, the City of Gonzales joined with Monterey County and other local cities establishing a…