Community and Economic Development
With a razor-sharp focus on delivering outstanding customer service, the Community and Economic Development Department is the leading agency responsible for providing a full range of planning and economic development services that include locating businesses, relocations, business loans, permitting guidance, land use entitlement applications, housing and other community development services. Additionally, the Department is also responsible for the management, operations and redevelopment of Castle Commerce Center and Castle Airport, an emerging 1,912 acre global logistics site with multi-modal capability.
Located at 2222 M Street in Merced, our Department aims to help entrepreneurs start and expand their businesses, and assist the public with all of their land use permitting needs. For assistance, please call 209-385-7654.