Plan & Project Implementation

News Date: 
Jan 7 2021 - 12:00pm

The City of Salinas is pleased to announce the official launch of our all-new, online platform for small business support in Salinas. The mission and vision of the website is...

News Date: 
Dec 2 2020 - 4:00pm

Every City in California is required to have a General Plan which guides the city’s future development. The General Plan “is a vision about how a community will grow, reflecting...

News Date: 
Nov 20 2020 - 3:30pm

The City of Salinas began distribution of the Grow Salinas Fund (GSF) Small Business Grant awards to local businesses on November 20, 2020. There were 20 businesses who...

News Date: 
Nov 18 2020 - 1:30pm

Please join the City of Salinas in congratulating Community Development Analyst Crystal Casillas who will serve as the City's Business Navigator. Supporting our local businesses is a necessary service, even...

News Date: 
Oct 16 2020 - 4:30pm

Application period Opens Monday October 19th at 8 am PST and Closed October 30th 5 pm PST.


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News Date: 
Oct 12 2020 - 1:00pm

City of Salinas Council approved a resolution to establish and fund a small business assistance program in response to COVID-19 under the Grow Salinas Fund using appropriations received through the...

Staff and Volunteers Distribute Information to Businesses
News Date: 
Jul 15 2020 - 1:00pm

These unprecedented months of Shelter-In-Place orders have provided very difficult times for so many, including the local small businesses. To address the pandemic and the resulting economic crisis in our...

Downtown businesses
News Date: 
Jun 23 2020 - 3:00pm

Monterey County is quickly reopening as the state and county officials have given the green light to move into Stage 3! As of June 12th gyms, bars, hotels, cardrooms, and...

Businesses in Downtown Salinas
News Date: 
Jun 3 2020 - 12:00pm

These are certainly unusual times for all of us and we hope that everyone is staying safe and healthy. In an effort to assist local businesses, the Community Development Department...

Small businesses in Salinas
News Date: 
Apr 29 2020 - 2:00pm

The City of Salinas Community Development Department (City) has launched a Small Business Assistance Hotline to assist businesses financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and Monterey County Shelter-in-Place Order....