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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 Independence Day.  Emergencies call 911 Non-Emergencies call 755-5111 Utilities can be paid online at www.…

City News

4th of July
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) Advice & News
If you have been longing for a get together with friends or family to celebrate the 4th of July - you can have one by creating a Social Circle! Gather your safe and sane fireworks (where allowed), barbecue supplies, outdoor sports equipment then…
The Gonzales Way
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) Advice & News
GONZALES CARES PROGRAM  The City has worked to gather resources through various funding sources to put together a local housing support fund, to help avoid displacement during the COVID-19 crisis. For more information please click here…
Photo: Gonzales City Manager, Rene Mendez
Information Center
City Manager, René Mendez, joins the conversation and brings his remarkable perspective on leadership. In the episode, he discusses the ‘Gonzales Way’ and the importance of access (for example, to technology and healthcare). He further elaborates on…
The Gonzales Way
Front Counter
Gonzales City Hall COVID-19 Advisory Effective June 1, 2020 City Hall Lobby Open to the Public with Limited Access – Face Covering Required. In response to the evolving scenarios associated with the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Shelter in Place…
Covered CA
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) Advice & News
Today, Covered California announced enrollment data results from the Special Enrollment Period established in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The data demonstrates an increase in coverage sign ups compared to this time last year. More than 123,…
The Gonzales Way
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) Advice & News
For the Gonzales community: the County Health Officer has now put out a new order requiring the use of face coverings/masks. This order goes into effect April 30th at midnight. See the video by our US Surgeon General, Dr. Jerome Adams, showing you…