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July 15, 1995 | JEFF BEAN
The City Council on Tuesday will consider a "Shop and Dine" program that would encourage residents to patronize local businesses and restaurants. The $10,000 program proposal is aimed at promoting what San Juan Capistrano has to offer, with the hope of generating income for businesses and revenue for the city. "What [the program] does is provide the message to buy local," said Tom Facon, executive director of the Chamber of Commerce.
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November 21, 1997 | SUSAN DEEMER
The city will pay a marketing consultant $40,000 to suggest ways to lure new businesses, improve those here and boost sales tax revenue. Reports the city's sales tax revenue is lagging prompted the council to vote 4 to 1 Tuesday to hire the consultant to prepare an economic development study. Mayor David M. Swerdlin opposed the decision because he believes the city's economy is improving. "It's my feeling we are not spending money wisely in this case," he said.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 8, 1995 | JEFF BEAN
City officials are seeking applicants for the Business Task Force. The panel will have as many as dozen members, including one City Council member. The city wants applicants to represent the interests of retailers, financial institutions, Mission San Juan Capistrano, the Chamber of Commerce, real estate firms, restaurants and industrial or manufacturing businesses.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 15, 1995 | JEFF BEAN
The City Council on Tuesday will consider a "Shop and Dine" program that would encourage residents to patronize local businesses and restaurants. The $10,000 program proposal is aimed at promoting what San Juan Capistrano has to offer, with the hope of generating income for businesses and revenue for the city. "What [the program] does is provide the message to buy local," said Tom Facon, executive director of the Chamber of Commerce.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 23, 1994 | ANDREW LePAGE
The City Council has approved two pro-business programs, one to make city government more business friendly and another to encourage residents to shop locally. The council last week set aside $33,500 for a citywide "Shop and Dine San Juan" promotional campaign and called for the formation of a nine-member business task force. City officials plan to help advertise local businesses by coordinating special promotional events, which may offer special savings for local residents.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 21, 1997 | SUSAN DEEMER
The city will pay a marketing consultant $40,000 to suggest ways to lure new businesses, improve those here and boost sales tax revenue. Reports the city's sales tax revenue is lagging prompted the council to vote 4 to 1 Tuesday to hire the consultant to prepare an economic development study. Mayor David M. Swerdlin opposed the decision because he believes the city's economy is improving. "It's my feeling we are not spending money wisely in this case," he said.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 2, 1994 | JEFF BEAN
The popular Mission San Juan Capistrano reports a 6% increase in visitors for the fiscal year ended June 30, but the owners of some downtown shops and restaurants that usually benefit from the tourist attraction say that business is poor. "Business is slow, the worst I've had in 12 years," said Ana M. Tejeda, owner of Ana's of Guatemala on Ortega Highway, close to the centuries-old attraction. "If you walk around town, you see a lot of empty spaces."
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 2, 1994 | FRANK MESSINA
The City Council has appointed a business task force to help the county's oldest community grow economically. After culling through many applications, the council chose 10 business leaders in the city to come up with plans to improve the city's financial health. "I was pleased to have so many qualified applicants to choose from," Councilwoman Carolyn Nash said. "Unfortunately, we couldn't select all of them."
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 8, 1995 | JEFF BEAN
City officials are seeking applicants for the Business Task Force. The panel will have as many as dozen members, including one City Council member. The city wants applicants to represent the interests of retailers, financial institutions, Mission San Juan Capistrano, the Chamber of Commerce, real estate firms, restaurants and industrial or manufacturing businesses.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 2, 1994 | JEFF BEAN
The popular Mission San Juan Capistrano reports a 6% increase in visitors for the fiscal year ended June 30, but the owners of some downtown shops and restaurants that usually benefit from the tourist attraction say that business is poor. "Business is slow, the worst I've had in 12 years," said Ana M. Tejeda, owner of Ana's of Guatemala on Ortega Highway, close to the centuries-old attraction. "If you walk around town, you see a lot of empty spaces."
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 2, 1994 | FRANK MESSINA
The City Council has appointed a business task force to help the county's oldest community grow economically. After culling through many applications, the council chose 10 business leaders in the city to come up with plans to improve the city's financial health. "I was pleased to have so many qualified applicants to choose from," Councilwoman Carolyn Nash said. "Unfortunately, we couldn't select all of them."
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 23, 1994 | ANDREW LePAGE
The City Council has approved two pro-business programs, one to make city government more business friendly and another to encourage residents to shop locally. The council last week set aside $33,500 for a citywide "Shop and Dine San Juan" promotional campaign and called for the formation of a nine-member business task force. City officials plan to help advertise local businesses by coordinating special promotional events, which may offer special savings for local residents.
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