Economic development

New Report Shows Oakland Employment On The UpswingThe average unemployment rate in Oakland dropped to 9.4 percent in the third quarter of 2014 compared with 11.4 percent in the third quarter of 2013.
Colorado Commission Offering California Business $3M Tax Credit To MoveThe Colorado Economic Development Commission has agreed to offer $3 million in tax credits to persuade a California biomass company to move to Colorado.
More Layoffs at San Jose Redevelopment AgencyThe city’s shrunken redevelopment agency has laid off another 14 employees because of state funding cuts, Mayor Chuck Reed said Thursday.