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Affordable Housing Barriers

Thursday, December 07, 2017

Source: CAJobKillers Barrier to Housing and Economic Development — Creates significant uncertainty for developers by requiring the Office of Planning and Research (OPR) to amend the California...
WaterStar: Where Star-Quality Efficiency is Rewarded

Thursday, December 07, 2017

Irvine Ranch Water District’s WaterStar Business Recognition Program helps companies improve water efficiency, obtain financial incentives for efficiency improvements, and save money on water bills. The...
One Month Left to Apply for SBA Disaster Loans

Friday, November 17, 2017

Director Tanya N. Garfield of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Disaster Field Operations Center-West on Nove. 17 reminded California private nonprofit organizations of the Dec. 18, 2017, deadline to...
Trade Report: California Exports Edge Upwards

Thursday, November 09, 2017

Source: CalChamber California’s export trade grew in September, according to a Beacon Economics analysis of U.S. trade statistics released November 3 by the U.S. Census Bureau. Foreign shipments...
Irvine was Born for Amazon

Monday, October 30, 2017

A letter to editorial board of the Orange County Register-10-28-17. While the New York Times and other outlets initially failed to mention California—let alone Irvine—in the list...
You can Find Anything on Amazon — Even Our Future

Friday, September 29, 2017

Published in the Daily Pilot, Sept. 29, 2017  | By Bryan Starr, President & CEO, Greater Irvine Chamber, Economic Development, Destination Irvine         When Amazon announced it was looking...
California Leads the Way in Innovation

Friday, April 21, 2017

Policymakers are constantly searching for the source of the jobs of the future, and a crystal ball would certainly help them plan ahead to support...