Economic Development

The Marina Opportunity Zone encompasses ~3000 acres of prime California Coastal land.Located on the southern portion of the City of Marina, Monterey County, California.44 miles from Silicon Valley, 5-miles from Monterey, 4-miles from Salinas, 10-miles from Carmel-by-the-Sea.Zoned land uses include a mix of residential, commercial and light industrial.The zone is primed for quality development with reuse of former Fort Ord Army base.
The Marina Opportunity Zone encompasses ~3000 acres of prime California Coastal land.Located on the southern portion of the City of Marina, Monterey County, California.44 miles from Silicon Valley, 5-miles from Monterey, 4-miles from Salinas, 10-miles from Carmel-by-the-Sea.Zoned land uses include a mix of residential, commercial and light industrial.The zone is primed for quality development with reuse of former Fort Ord Army base.
14 Mar 2019

Marina Opp Zone

The Marina Opportunity Zone encompasses ~3000 acres of prime California Coastal land.Located on the southern portion of the City of…

The Monterey Bay Drone, Automation & Robotics Technology (DART) initiative is a regional economic development strategy to focus on these current and future growth sectors for new venture formation, jobs growth and regional vitality.
The Monterey Bay Drone, Automation & Robotics Technology (DART) initiative is a regional economic development strategy to focus on these current and future growth sectors for new venture formation, jobs growth and regional vitality.
27 Nov 2018

Monterey Bay DART

The Monterey Bay Drone, Automation & Robotics Technology (DART) initiative is a regional economic development strategy to focus on these…

The upcoming Americas Competitive Exchange (ACE) 10 Tour is an exciting opportunity to showcase the best of the innovation and entrepreneurship economy in the Monterey Bay region. There are limited sponsorship opportunities to help defray the hosting expenses.
The upcoming Americas Competitive Exchange (ACE) 10 Tour is an exciting opportunity to showcase the best of the innovation and entrepreneurship economy in the Monterey Bay region. There are limited sponsorship opportunities to help defray the hosting expenses.
08 Aug 2018

ACE10 Tour

The upcoming Americas Competitive Exchange (ACE) 10 Tour is an exciting opportunity to showcase the best of the innovation and entrepreneurship…

The Dunes on Monterey Bay is a public-private partnership reuse and redevelopment project for the purposes of improvements to the current neighborhoods and surrounding areas, fostering economic growth in the City of Marina and the region, and generating new employment opportunities.
The Dunes on Monterey Bay is a public-private partnership reuse and redevelopment project for the purposes of improvements to the current neighborhoods and surrounding areas, fostering economic growth in the City of Marina and the region, and generating new employment opportunities.
06 Jun 2018

Dunes on Monterey Bay

The Dunes on Monterey Bay is a public-private partnership reuse and redevelopment project for the purposes of improvements to the…

9 Census Blocks in Monterey County were included in the 879 tracts nominated by Governor Brown for inclusion as Federal Opportunity Zones (8 in North County/Peninsula and 1 in South County). Track #14102 on the south/southeast edge of the City of Marina (northern edge of the former Fort Ord) is among them. Downtown Seaside has 2 large tracts, and the City of Salinas has 5.
9 Census Blocks in Monterey County were included in the 879 tracts nominated by Governor Brown for inclusion as Federal Opportunity Zones (8 in North County/Peninsula and 1 in South County). Track #14102 on the south/southeast edge of the City of Marina (northern edge of the former Fort Ord) is among them. Downtown Seaside has 2 large tracts, and the City of Salinas has 5.
02 May 2018

Opportunity Zones

9 Census Blocks in Monterey County were included in the 879 tracts nominated by Governor Brown for inclusion as Federal…

FORA Economic Development Program activities build on the foundation of environmental cleanup, building removal, and infrastructure improvements accomplished since the 1994 base closure. Program strategy includes building on regional economic strengths, retaining existing and pursuing new businesses, engaging internal and external partners, developing and maintaining information resources, and measuring and reporting progress.
FORA Economic Development Program activities build on the foundation of environmental cleanup, building removal, and infrastructure improvements accomplished since the 1994 base closure. Program strategy includes building on regional economic strengths, retaining existing and pursuing new businesses, engaging internal and external partners, developing and maintaining information resources, and measuring and reporting progress.
05 Apr 2018

Q1 2018 Economic Development Update

FORA Economic Development Program activities build on the foundation of environmental cleanup, building removal, and infrastructure improvements accomplished since the…