Economic Development Support Fund

Program Goals
The Economic Development Support Program provides grants or sponsorships for events, marketing, and promotions, studies to further economic development and other economic development-related activities that promote the following program goals:
  • Attract new shoppers and expand trade zone
  • Create or enhance a sense of place
  • Improve aesthetics of the commercial area(s)
  • Improve the perception and/or practice of the city as a business-friendly environment
  • Increase job base
  • Increase tax base
  • Promote and market a specific commercial areas
  • Promote and market the City of Citrus Heights
The city initiates competitive application rounds twice a year, in the spring and fall. The City Council also reserves the right to receive rolling applications that meet the fund goals and contingent upon available funding and approval. Applicants may submit more than 1 application, but applicants are limited to no more than $25,000 per fiscal year (July - June). All applications must be approved by the City Council.

If you are interested in submitting an application, download the following documents:
If you believe you are eligible for the program please contact Devon Rodriguez at 916-727-4745 or by email.

Current Funds
The Economic Development Support Fund has been allocated $150,000 for Fiscal Year 2013 - 2014.