1. Sustainability Packaging Ordinance Deadline Extended

    Sustainability Packaging Ordinance Deadline Extended

    The new sustainability packaging ordinance requiring food service providers to start full compliance by January 2021 has been extended due to the pandemic. Read on...
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    Complimentary Human Resources Hotline for Employers

    The Workforce Development Board of Santa Cruz County has partnered with the California Employers Association to provide local businesses with a no-cost Human Resources Hotline: 1-888-379-4846. Read on...
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    Paycheck Protection Program - Reopened

    The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) started accepting applications for the Second Draw PPP Loans on January 13, 2021. Read on...
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    How Do I Comply with the New SB 205 Business License Stormwater Requirements?

    As of January 1, 2020, certain industrial facilities in California must provide proof that they are enrolled in the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System before they can obtain or renew a business license. Read on...
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    Congratulation to our Four New Green Businesses

    The Green Business program recognizes businesses in Watsonville that are committed to making our communities and planet safer, cleaner, and sustainable for all. Read on...