Economic Development Support Fund

Program Goals


The Economic Development Support Program provides grants or sponsorships for events, marketing, and promotions; studies to further economic development and other economic development-related activities that promote the following program goals:
  • Attract new shoppers and expand trade zone
  • Create or enhance a sense of place
  • Improve aesthetics of the commercial area(s)
  • Improve the perception and/or practice of the city as a business-friendly environment
  • Increase job base
  • Increase tax base
  • Promote and market a specific commercial areas
  • Promote and market the City of Citrus Heights

Applications


Applications are received on a first come, first served basis; must meet fund goals, and are contingent upon available funding and approval by City Council. Applicants may submit more than one application, but applicants are limited to no more than $25,000 per fiscal year (July - June). 
 
If you are interested in submitting an application, download the following documents:
If you believe you are eligible for the program please contact Devon Rodriguez, Development Specialist, before submitting an application, at 916-727-4745 or by email.
  

Annual Funding


 The Economic Development Support Fund has historically been allocated $150,000 per fiscal year.  However, each year is subject to City Council approval.