Antioch Ferry Opportunities

tideline ferry

On Tuesday, March 26th, Economic Development Department staff meet with Tideline Marine Group and Contra Costa Transit Authority (CCTA) on site at the Martinez Marina to discuss a “pilot” ferry project to bring ferry service to the area. Tideline currently has a ferry docked in Martinez and would like to launch a ferry service with both cities. They see connectivity with the City of Antioch commuters to Martinez. This possible “pilot” ferry service can provide useful data and help generate Read More …

New Construction Booming in Antioch

New construction is booming in several locations around Antioch and more is on the way. After enduring the most significant economic downturn since the Great Depression almost ten years ago, Antioch has seen a steady increase in property and sales tax revenue, two primary sources of general use funds for the City. The area we’ve seen the slowest indication of recovery is in new construction. This is rapidly changing with new residential developments by Century Communities, and DeNova Homes. Both Read More …

“MANUFACTURING THE DREAM” CAMPAIGN

Manufacturing the dream

The City of Antioch is delighted to launch a multi-city promotional campaign that we’re participating in as part of the Bay Area Urban Manufacturing Initiative. Together with over two dozen other cities, we are highlighting stories of residents who work in manufacturing, the companies they work for, and how they’ve thrived in our region. We invite you to learn how Terry Ramus of Diablo Analytical, based in Antioch is #ManufacturingTheDream. Learn how scientist Terry Ramus departed the corporate world to Read More …

Free Business Development Incentives Workshop

Free Informational Business Development Incentives Workshop for Antioch Businesses A free one-hour workshop will be held on Tuesday, June 19th at 6:30 p.m. at the Antioch Community Center. This workshop will help local businesses understand and find incentives for their business retention and expansion efforts. Location: Antioch Community Center, 4703 Lone Tree way Date: June 19th, 2018 Time: 6:30-8:00pm This workshop will discuss incentives that help local businesses to access over 100 local, state, federal and private subsidies and expense reduction Read More …

Smith’s Landing Seafood Grill Hiring

Message from the owners of Smith’s Landing Seafood Grill Help us find a great chef for our restaurant. Please share! Smith’s Landing Seafood Grill – Antioch’s newest waterfront dining location is seeking an experienced and passionate Chef de Cuisine to lead our culinary team. You will be working directly with our Executive Chef to create new menu items as well as be responsible for the day to day operation of our kitchen. REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITY: Individual must possess the Read More …

EC2 Economic Development Summit

EC2 Economic Development Summit

The Antioch Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the EC2 Economic Development Summit on Friday, October 20th , at the Antioch Community Center from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Topics to be discussed include: “The Jobs Highway” by CCTA Executive Director Randy Iwasaki “Why Specificity Matters” by City of Fremont Economic Development Director Kelly Kline “What Tech Means to Us and Job Creation and Economic Development” presented by the Cities of Antioch, Brentwood, Oakley and Pittsburg, along with Contra Costa Read More …