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Finding Talent

Finding Talent

Talent is the primary reasons employers chose to grow and locate in the San Diego region. Home to one of the most educated workforces in the country, EDC has focused on programs (SD: Life. Changing. and Advancing San Diego) to help you find and develop the right...

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Finding a Location

Finding a Location

Whether your business is looking for lab space to launch San Diego’s next life sciences discovery or an office in a densely-walkable urban neighborhood, San Diego has a diversity of options to fit your company’s needs.

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What We Do


The South County EDC is focused on long term economic growth by attracting new business, supporting local companies, and encouraging positive community enhancement.

Business Attraction and Retention

SCEDC highlights the unique assets in South County to businesses looking to relocate or grow.  Our communities have unparalleled commercial/residential land, proximity to international, and highly skilled workforce.

Workforce Development

The SCEDC proactively assesses the needs of employers and works with local education organizations, companies, and residents to develop programming focused on ensuring future needs are met.

Government Relations

The South County Economic Development Council works diligently to connect interested parties with the decision makers in our communities.  Together we can take the vision of tomorrow’s community a reality today.

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South County News

2021 Economic Summit

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We are excited to bring you a tremendous array of speakers helping to shed light on the current and projected outlook of our South County Region.  Building back better is the theme of the conference with attention being paid to ensuring the economy of tomorrow starts today.  Throughout the course of the day you will gain insight into binational relations in and around our region, how our elected leaders are working to ensure our communities

Clarissa Falcon Appointed to the California Transportation Commission

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September 7, 2021 SACRAMENTO – The Senate Rules Committee, chaired by Senate President pro Tempore Toni G. Atkins (D-San Diego), appointed Clarissa Falcon to the California Transportation Commission during its meeting today. “With over 25 years of experience, Clarissa Falcon is a well-respected and collaborative community relations expert and problem solver,” Pro Tem Atkins said. “Clarissa will help ensure that as our state continues to grow, our transportation infrastructure and policies will serve and improve the

Chula Vista Board and Commission Vacancies

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Chula Vista Boards and Commissions Boards and commissions are important in that they enable citizens to participate in the City of Chula Vista’s government processes. Their activities help shape and influence public policy, because they lend a more diverse viewpoint for the City Council to consider. You are encouraged to apply for boards and commissions, even if no current vacancy exists. Applications are kept on file for consideration for one year from the date received.

Chula Vista Police Drone as First Responder Program Expands Citywide

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A press conference has been scheduled to discuss the nationally recognized Chula Vista Police Drone as First Responder (DFR) program’s new FAA approval to be the first police agency in the nation to launch drones from anywhere within city limits to respond to 911 calls and emergencies. The approval expands DFR from approximately 33% coverage of the city to 100% coverage providing airborne support to public safety operations in a safe, responsible, and transparent manner.


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