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Business Expansion & Relocation: East Contra Costa County

Why East Contra Costa County?

For business relocation, business expansion, and economic development in Northern California, East Contra Costa County is the ideal location. Our strategic location on provides you with immediate access to the Western United States and California’s vast marketplace, plus centralized proximity to all major cities in the Bay Area.

With many shovel-ready sites and available buildings, a 90-day no-hassle permit process, compelling tax credits and economic incentives, inexpensive electricity and water, a ready, skilled labor force with subsidized training programs, and a pro-business political climate, East Contra Costa County, California is ready to help your business relocate, expand and succeed.

East Contra Costa County is the place for those seeking an advantageous, strategic business location while improving the quality of life for their families and employees.

Welcome to EC² The Collaborative.

This is a powerful event made possible by East Contra Costa Cities, the County, Special Districts, Chambers of Commerce and Proud Sponsors. We offer many thanks to all the people who make the event a success every year.

Goals of EC²: The Collaborative

  • Create an environment for positive Regional Collaboration.
  • Create enthusiasm and passion for the work of EC2
  • Compile a comprehensive prioritized list of 10 futue outcome measures of change.
  • Identify overlooked Cluster options.
  • Develop the foundation for a strategy to support the growth and vitality of East Contra Costa.

Thank you to our Partners

EC² The Collaboration is an effort by the Cities, County, Chambers and Special Districts in East Contra Costa.


Delta Diablo Sanitation District
Kaiser Permanente
Private Island Homes
Workforce Development Board of Contra Costa County
Ironhouse Sanitary District
Travis Credit Union