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File #: 17-0338    Version:
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 3/16/2017 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 11/7/2017 Final action: 3/28/2017
Title: Chief Administrative Office recommending the Board: 1) Receive a presentation and update on the implementation of the Economic Development goal of the County’s Strategic Plan; 2) Direct the Chief Administrative Officer and all Department Heads to continue to support the implementation of the Economic Development objectives defined in the County’s Strategic Plan; 3) Continue to focus Economic Development efforts on the following areas: building a County wide Economic Development Team; communication, outreach, and image development; and exploring 90 day permit processing; 4) Add an additional area of focus to include a Sales Tax Retention Program(s); and 5) Direct the Chief Administrative Officer, Auditor-Controller and Assessor to return to the Board with recommendations to implement Policy J7 (Economic Development Incentives), including providing the Chief Administrative Officer the delegated authority to negotiate incentives under specific criteria. (Est. Time: 45 minutes)
Attachments: 1. 3A - Strategic Plan Update on Economic Development 11-7-17, 2. 2A - Strategic Plan Update on Economic Development_10-07-17, 3. A - EDC Strategic Plan_Economic Development Element.pdf, 4. B - Strategic Plan Update on Economic Development_032217_1.pdf, 5. C - SLT Business Walk Presentation to BOS 17Mar28.pdf, 6. D - South LakeTahoe Business Walk Data Summary_March2016_FINAL.pdf
Related files: 22-1920, 18-0245, 22-1853
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Chief Administrative Office recommending the Board:
1) Receive a presentation and update on the implementation of the Economic Development goal of the County’s Strategic Plan;
2) Direct the Chief Administrative Officer and all Department Heads to continue to support the implementation of the Economic Development objectives defined in the County’s Strategic Plan;
3) Continue to focus Economic Development efforts on the following areas: building a County wide Economic Development Team; communication, outreach, and image development; and exploring 90 day permit processing;
4) Add an additional area of focus to include a Sales Tax Retention Program(s); and
5) Direct the Chief Administrative Officer, Auditor-Controller and Assessor to return to the Board with recommendations to implement Policy J7 (Economic Development Incentives), including providing the Chief Administrative Officer the delegated authority to negotiate incentives under specific criteria. (Est. Time: 45 minutes)

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DEPARTMENT RECOMMENDATION
1) Receive a presentation and update on the implementation of the Economic Development goal of the County’s Strategic Plan;
2) Direct the Chief Administrative Officer and all Department Heads to continue to support the implementation of the Economic Development objectives defined in the County’s Strategic Plan;
3) Continue to focus Economic Development efforts on the following areas: building a County wide Economic Development Team; communication, outreach, and image development; and exploring 90 day permit processing;
4) Add an additional area of focus to include a Sales Tax Retention Program(s); and
5) Direct the Chief Administrative Officer, Auditor-Controller and Assessor to return to the Board with recommendations to implement Policy J7 (Economic Development Incentives), including providing the Chief Administrative Officer the delegated authority to negotiate incentives under specific criteria.

DISCUSSION / BACKGROUND
On March 21, 2016, the Bo...

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