The Economic Development Division (EDD), formerly the Development Services Department, is a new division within the City reflecting a downsizing of the Development Services Deparment in the aftermath of the dissolution of redevelopment agencies by the State of California. The EDD serves the City of Marina through cost effective, timely and professional service in the following areas:
Development Opportunities - including sales and leasing of infill properties, catalyst projects, post-redevelopment agency administration and former Fort Ord development administration
Economic Development - including business attraction and retention, community marketing and promotion, leasing of city owned property
Below Market Rate Housing - including affordable and workforce housing administration and project assistance
Former Redevelopment Agency/Successor Agency - the Successor Agency and Successor Housing Agency were prescribed in state law and subsequent State supreme court rulings as successor to the former redevelopment agency.
Strategic Development Projects - including a full range of development review services for the six new master plan communities of Marina: