Jobs and business growth are
what it's all about.
The purpose of
a Business Improvement District is to improve conditions for
business, but the end result is to attract more and better
businesses and the jobs they produce. In this economy, jobs are the
key to recovery. The Alliance works closely with job-creating
organizations such as City Economic Development, the Metro Chamber,
SARTA and SACTO to promote the benefits of the Power Inn Area to
Held Business Walk with
Metro Chamber and City Economic Development Dept. and visited over
150 local businesses to discover issues and problems. Acclaimed as
the “Best PR move the Alliance ever made.”
(Sacramento Area Regional Technology Alliance) Clean Tech
Showcase to promote area to technology companies, and
co-sponsored Clean Tech Summit – a one-day conference of tech
users and educators..
Active members of Green
Capitol Alliance Advisory Board.
Work closely with
principals of City and County Economic Developments to promote the
Power Inn Area to prospective businesses and Industries, such as
Nestle’s Water and Rex Moore Electric.
Reliable source of
information for many news organizations (Bee, Business Journal,
etc.) seeking business and economic data.
relationship with CSUS in support of technology development and
connection with the business community.
With City Long Range
Planning, SHRA and CSUS, created concept of “Innovation/Technology
Village” and initiated a Specific Plan for the area.
Attend Metro Chamber’s
annual Cap-to-Cap mission to Washington DC to obtain support for
Initiated effort to
relocate SARTA to Power Inn in effort to attract incubator
Advocated with City
officials for Facilitated Permitting Process revisions to
stimulate economic growth.
Sponsor radio ads
promoting the Power Inn Area as site for innovation and technology
Created Vision Task
Force to set direction and goals for improving the Power Inn area.
Sacramento Center for Innovation
Specific Plan Basemap