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Roseville Housing Authority celebrates 40 years of providing safe, affordable housing in Roseville and Rocklin
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The City of Roseville Housing Authority is celebrating 40 years of providing rental assistance to low-income residents of Roseville and Rocklin. Since 1974, the Roseville Housing Authority has awarded more than $70 million in federal funds for rental assistance in Roseville and Rocklin.

The Roseville Housing Authority currently provides rental assistance for 637 households through the federal Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program. Eighty percent of households receiving rental assistance in Roseville and Rocklin have a head of household who is either elderly or disabled.



Roseville named one of top tech cities in U.S.
News ImageThe Center for Digital Government (CDG) named the City of Roseville, California one of the top technologically progressive and innovative cities its size in the United States for 2013. This marks the third time in four years Roseville has finished as one of the top five highly ranked cities based on population in the CDG's annual Digital Cities Survey.

City of Roseville selects The Cordish Companies and The Evergreen Company as Master Developer for Downtown
At its February 6 meeting, the Roseville City Council unanimously selected a partnership comprising Baltimore-based The Cordish Companies and Sacramento-based The Evergreen Company as the master developer of its downtown after a competitive process involving five applicants.

As part of its role as master developer, The Cordish Companies and The Evergreen Company would be involved in creating public and private financing plans, rebranding the City’s urban experience, determining correct tenant mixes, and building public assets that facilitate these goals. These projects could include but are not limited to the construction of mixed-use office and residential buildings, additional parking resources, streetscape improvements, and civic facilities.


Mayor Susan Rohan - Hotel Conference Center Efforts
News ImageThe City of Roseville recently took a significant step forward in its longstanding effort to secure a full-service hotel and conference center in our community. Beginning in the 1990s, the City Council recognized the need for additional meeting space in Roseville due to strong economic growth, community and business requests, and the general lack of high-end meeting and full-service lodging facilities.

Online Energy Audit for Businesses
Roseville Electric business customers can now complete online audits to determine how they can lower their monthly electricity costs. Visit www.roseville.ca.us/audits to get started.

We may also have rebates to help reduce your upgrade costs! Check it out at www.roseville.ca.us/bizrebates

Telefunken to Invest in Roseville
TELEFUNKEN Semiconductors International LLC, a company that includes TELEFUNKEN Semiconductors GmbH, completed the purchase of the Renesas Electronics plant (formerly NEC Electronics) on May 2, 2011. The plant is located on Foothills Blvd. just north of Pleasant Grove Blvd. Telefunken plans to invest up to $80 million to triple the capacity of the plant over the next three years.

PRIDE Industries Provides Services to Roseville Businesses
News ImageHeadquartered in Roseville, CA, PRIDE Industries is one of the nation’s largest employers of people with disabilities, meeting the manufacturing and service needs of business and government agencies nationwide. Started in 1966 in the basement of a church in Auburn, CA, today PRIDE operates in 10 states and the nation’s capital, creating jobs for people with disabilities through its own business divisions and through partnership with others in the community.

Breathe New Life Into Your Business - Provide Outdoor Dining!
News ImageTake advantage of Roseville’s sunny days, active lifestyles, and safe community. Offer outdoor dining this spring and summer and treat your customers to a new dining experience.

May Business Activity List
News ImageNew businesses activity in Roseville includes a Tex-Mex restaurant, a cakery and a family owned and operated cheese producer. Other highlights include a plant testing facility, other relocation and building improvements and Roseville being voted as the "Most Business Friendly" city in the Sacramento region.

PRIDE Industries Offers Free Resource Guide
News ImageCalifornia has the most diverse population in the United States, and people with disabilities represent the single largest and most diverse minority, providing a major untapped source of qualified job candidates. PRIDE Industries has released “Ability Matters”, a free resource guide for businesses interested in learning more about employing qualified people with disabilities.

Preparation of New Economic Development Strategy Kicks Off
News ImageOn January 19, the Roseville City Council directed staff to begin preparation of a new Economic Development Strategy. Development of the strategy will be a collaborative effort guided by the Economic Development Advisory Committee, with outreach to the business community, non-profits, residents and other business-serving organizations.

Free Tools for Online Success
News ImageGoogle and the Small Business Administration have partnered to educate local businesses about how to succeed online. Each video describes how a small business owner successfully uses the internet to grow his or her business.

New Film “The Bill Collector” Shot Entirely in Placer County
News ImageProducer, director, and Loomis resident Peter Oakes has premiered his latest film, “The Bill Collector”, shot entirely in Placer County and featuring locales like Roseville's West House Bar & Nightclub. Using both actors and crew from the Placer County area, the film is being released in association with Gold Creek Productions, based out of Grass Valley.

Business News from SCORE
News ImageThe Sacramento chapter of SCORE, counselors to America's small business, recently released their latest newsletter. SCORE works closely with the Small Business Administration, City, County and State Governments, Chambers of Commerce, and Financial Institutions to provide services that small businesses need to start and improve their operations.

Expanding Business Opportunities with Procurement Contracts
News ImageThe City of Roseville and Placer County Vital Assets Teams recently combined their efforts to present the “Small Business Procurement Expo” bringing government agencies and large corporations together with local small businesses.

Financial Analysis Workshop Gives Small Businesses Tools for Success
“Using your financial statements means you run your business instead of it running you” was the main theme of the third in a series of workshops presented by the City of Roseville.

New Dance, Pilates & Yoga Studio Opens in Roseville
News ImageKAST Performing Arts Center, located at 106 N. Sunrise Ave. #C-6 in Roseville, brings you the dedication and great creative minds of Keith And Summer Turk, both professionally trained dancers with many years experience. KAST will provide classes that range from dancers that want to do performing arts recreationally all the way up to our most advanced/ video/competitive/working dancers.

Roseville IOT Cooking Arts Program Rated "Exemplary"
News ImageThe Culinary Arts Professional program at the Institute of Technology in Roseville has been recognized as "exemplary" by the American Culinary Federation.

Assistance for Unemployed California Residents - Information & Referrals
News ImageThe State of California and partner organizations provide a wide range of services to help people who have exhausted, or may soon exhaust, their unemployment insurance. Unemployed individuals may be eligible for assistance to meet basic needs as well as other services such as health care, counseling, employment and training assistance.

Newly-opened Squeeze Inn says Roseville is "good for business"
Read the article in the May 27 Sacramento Bee featuring the grand opening of The Squeeze Inn, a diner-style restaurant. In the video link accompanying the story, co-owner Charles Rogers explained why the business opened its third outlet in the city.
"Roseville is a great community...we are from the area and we've had a lot of people ask about a Squeeze Inn in Roseville," Rogers said.


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