Community & Economic Development

The objective of our department staff is to ensure that new development achieves a balance between the economic, social, environmental and quality of life goals for the City of Modesto.
Community and Economic Development Overview Brochure

Economic Development Overview

Modesto is a great place to live, work and visit, and the business community is both vital and supportive.   Businesses that come here stay here and prosper in an excellent regional market.

Modesto's high quality of life, affordability, and "Magic 90 Minutes" location is a winning formula for a growing, diverse business community.