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October 11, 1993 | Debora Vrana, Times correspondent
At a time when more businesses are leaving the state, Elisa Stipkovich has one tough job--persuading companies to stay. For the last five years, as executive director of the Community Development Agency in Anaheim, Stipkovich has managed to retain five major firms and attract five more, saving 3,500 jobs in Anaheim. The city is distinctive in its business-retention efforts: It has its own municipal water and power utilities and can offer a package of incentives for companies.
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October 11, 1993 | Debora Vrana, Times correspondent
At a time when more businesses are leaving the state, Elisa Stipkovich has one tough job--persuading companies to stay. For the last five years, as executive director of the Community Development Agency in Anaheim, Stipkovich has managed to retain five major firms and attract five more, saving 3,500 jobs in Anaheim. The city is distinctive in its business-retention efforts: It has its own municipal water and power utilities and can offer a package of incentives for companies.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 17, 1999 | Crystal Carreon, (714) 966-7835
After hearing nearly three hours of public protest over the proposed $54.3-million Jeffrey-Lynne Revitalization Project, City Council members late Tuesday night drew scattered applause when they unanimously agreed to postpone a vote on the issue until July 13. Additionally, the council asked city staff to form an advisory board of tenants to be included in the decision-making process for their neighborhood.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 2, 1997 | DEBRA CANO
The city has received the Urban Design Honor Award for its efforts in redeveloping downtown. The award, given by the American Institute of Architects California Council, was recently presented to the City Council. After decades of work, Mayor Tom Daly said, downtown revitalization efforts are moving closer to completion. He cited the development of homes, a community ice-skating rink and a new post office.
BUSINESS
November 17, 1993 | Debora Vrana, Times correspondent
As part of an agreement announced Tuesday, Universal Alloy Corp. has signed a 15-year contract to remain in Anaheim, a move that retains more than 200 jobs in that city. A manufacturer of aluminum aircraft products, Universal Alloy decided to expand its existing 150,000-square-foot headquarters by 7,500 square feet. To persuade the company to stay, the city put together an incentive package that will save Universal an estimated $1.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 16, 1998 | DEBRA CANO, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
In an effort to improve a deteriorating neighborhood near Disneyland, the Anaheim City Council today will consider hiring a development team to create a rebuilding plan for the Jeffrey-Lynne community. For years, the low-income neighborhood has suffered from high crime, gang activity and poor housing conditions. The council will consider selecting the Related Companies of California and Southern California Housing Development Corp. to help the city create a rebuilding plan.
NEWS
January 30, 1992 | Special to The Times
The U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service wants to move its main immigrant processing center to downtown Anaheim, according to city officials and immigration activists. The city is concerned about increased traffic and parking, and activists say the move will burden the region's large immigrant population. Anaheim officials said Wednesday that the INS has said it wants to move the asylum hearing offices from Laguna Niguel and Los Angeles to a building across the street from City Hall.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 16, 1990 | WENDY PAULSON
The Redevelopment Agency this week approved an initial $500,000 payment to finance artwork for the Koll Anaheim Center downtown renovation, which could include interpretations of typically mundane items such as benches, trash cans, drinking fountains and lights. On a 4-0 vote, agency officials on Tuesday supported a proposal that will bring artists into the early planning stages of the 1.2-million-square-foot redevelopment project on 16 acres near Anaheim Civic Center.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 26, 1995 | ALAN EYERLY
To the applause of city officials, a maker of CD-ROMs and other types of compact discs has converted a former aerospace manufacturing plant for its own use and has begun operations there. Disc Manufacturing Inc.'s move to a 220,000-square-foot facility on East La Palma Avenue that had been vacated by Rockwell International Corp. will boost tax revenue and create jobs, Anaheim Mayor Tom Daly said.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 1, 1995 | ALAN EYERLY
Plans to construct a Metrolink rail station in Anaheim's northeast industrial area were kept on track this week with the approval of design and landscaping specifications for the commuter facility. City Council members, acting in their roles as Anaheim Redevelopment Agency officials, voted unanimously Tuesday to proceed with the project. The agency has budgeted $1.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 20, 1995 | ALAN EYERLY
Attracting high-tech, high-paying companies to the Anaheim Canyon Business Center is among the goals of a five-year economic development strategy adopted Tuesday by the City Council. The purpose is to strengthen the local economy not only by increasing its revenue base and job potential, but also by improving the appearance of the business center area, officials said.
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