Have You Heard...
  • Jobs located in San Mateo County increased by 3.7 percent on a year-over basis, ranking it 25th (in the top 10th) in performance of the 335 largest counties in the nation.
  • The unemployment rate is at 5.1%, down from 6% the year before.
  • In Q4 of 2013, Commercial Real Estate vacancy dropped to 11.4% from 12.9%.

Do You Have Questions About California 
High-Speed Rail?

Tuesday April 15, 2014 at 6 PM
The Commonwealth Club
595 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94105

Join Dan Richards, the Board Chair of the California High-Speed Rail Authority. The Cost of statewide high-speed rail is estimated at $68 billion. The Northern California pieces are in the $12 - 15 billion range. Currently $3.3 billion is slated to come from federal funding and $9.95 billion is available in state bond money. Will the economics of high-speed rail come together? What will be the actual timeline? Will the majority of Californians benefit from this plan? Bring your questions on Tuesday April 15th.  

Register Here!
Silicon Valley - Driving Charged and Connected 2014
Thursday, April 24, 2014
8 AM - 7 PM

3410 Hillview Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94304

Register Now!
Connected cars and cities enable the mass adoption of electric vehicles: smart energy solutions; shared rides, cars, and even bikes; safer driving; and better transit experiences - all steering us down a more sustainable path. Be path of this revolution and understand how cutting edge technologies will impact your business, employees and day-to-day lives.

The winners of the Bay Area Climate Collaborative (BACC) 2014 Bay Area EV Readiness Awards will be announced. The Awards recognize  the businesses, communities, and developments in the region that are leading the way in encouraging EV adoption and forward-looking policies, programs, infrastructure, and education. 

San Mateo County Economic Development Association
1301 Shoreway Road, Suite 150 | Belmont, CA 94002
P (650) 413-5600 | F (650) 413-5909

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