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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
City Offices will be closed to observe Thanksgiving Day.  Emergencies call 911 Non-Emergencies call 755-5111 Utilities can be paid online at www.…
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City Government
City Offices will be closed to observe Thansgiving Day.  Emergencies call 911 Non-Emergencies call 755-5111 Utilities can be paid online at www.…
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City Offices will be closed to observe Christmas.  Emergencies call 911 Non-Emergencies call 755-5111 Utilities can be paid online at www.…

City News

Monterey County Small Business Relief Program
Community Development
Monterey County Workforce Development Board to administer up to $425,000 in CARES Act funding for small business relief on behalf of the County Board of Supervisors Grants of up to $10,000 will be awarded to 40-50 small businesses that are operated…
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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
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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…
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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…