If you're growing, expanding or locating your business in the City of Sacramento, it's a good idea to look at resources that you can take advantage. The City of Sacramento offers several incentives to assist you.
- Grow Sacramento Fund – is a unique economic development partnership established and capitalized by the Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD), the City of Sacramento, Sacramento County and the National Development Council (NDC) to assist eligible small businesses within Sacramento County obtain the financing required to grow their small businesses.
- Sewer Credit Program - In partnership with Sacramento County Regional Sanitation District, the City may offer reductions on sewer connection fees for commercial, new construction and residential homeowner projects. The Treatment Capacity Bank’s objective is to provide economic incentives for commercial and industrial sewer customers and facilitate new employment opportunities. This program can save businesses up to 88 percent on connection costs. Certain eligibility conditions apply. You can download the program application to get started.
- The Sacramento Streamline Program provides an efficient way for the City of Sacramento the use of a permit tracking tool. Please use this tool to search for building permit information related to pending building permit applications, issued building permits or property specific building permit histories.
- Local Business Enterprise (LBE) provides a five percent preference to businesses that reside in either the City or County of Sacramento on all City procurement opportunities under $100,000 and professional service contracts over $100,000. Please inquire about this preference when responding to a bidding opportunity.