Success Strategies: How Prospective College Students can Gain a Competitive Advantage

Success in the New Economy from Brian Y. Marsh on Vimeo. Direction and Motion Graphics: Brian Y. Marsh Written and Narrated by: Kevin Fleming Citrus College supported the production of “Success in the New Economy” to help a broader audience begin to understand preparation today for tomorrow’s labor market realities. The end result is a compelling case for students to explore career choices early, make informed decisions when declaring their college ...

Big Wins in Cal Competes Round One

The East County EDC is proud to announce that in the 2014-15 round of Cal Competes, three East County Companies received a combined leveraged investment of $138.6M, a cumulative tax credit of $3.03M, and a net increase of 783 jobs over the next five years. Want to know how these companies took advantage of these tax credits? Go-Biz will be hosting a series of California Competes Tax Credit Technical Assistance workshops throughout the state. You can attend one of these workshops or contact...

San Diego Water Authority Wins $188M Lawsuit Against Metropolitan Water District

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Wednesday, July 15, 2015-The San Diego Water Authority celebrated two major victories and $188 million dollars in their win in the rate case against the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California. A San Francisco Superior Court judge ruled in a tentative decision that the MWD pay the San Diego County Water Authority $188.3 million plus interest for charging illegal water rates from years 2011-2014. Judge Karnow tentatively rejected all of MWD’s defenses to the Water Authority’s l...

Heads Up, California Competes Program Tax Credit Allocation Schedule is Here

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State GO-Biz office has announced the California Competes Program Tax Credit Allocation Schedule for fiscal year 2015-16. GO-Biz office will accept applications for the California Competes Tax Credit during the following periods: • July 20, 2015, through August 17, 2015 ($75 million available) (panel meeting set for Nov. 10th) • January 4, 2016, through January 25, 2016 ($75 million available) • March 7, 2016, through March 28, 2016 ($50.9 million plus any remaining unallocated amoun...

“Come Fly With Me, Let’s Fly, Let’s Fly Away…

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The San Diego County Airport Authority will be hosting an Open House to present improvements for the San Diego International Airport within their Airport Development Plan as well as introduce four existing alternatives and a new fifth concept. When: July 14th at 4 & 6 p.m. Where: 3225 North Harbor Drive, San Diego                                   Former Commuter Terminal, 2nd Floor                                             Orville and Wilbur Wright Conference Rooms Parking A...

Community Conversations East County

The San Diego Workforce Partnership will be holding community conversations over the next few weeks to find out what workforce development services employers, job seekers and the community feel should be offered in San Diego County, in order to better improve their services. This will be a great opportunity to voice your ideas and feedback so don't miss out! When: Wednesday July 22, 2015           Times: 1–2:30 p.m. (funded partners/community stakeholders) Where: East County Career Center     ...