Economic & Community Development

Kathryn "Kathy" Gallino, Director

891 Mountain Ranch Road
Building A
San Andreas, CA 95249
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Calaveras County hosts a rich blend of California’s Gold Rush history, agriculture, recreation, and rural ambiance. The Economic & Community Development Department is responsible for attracting and retaining businesses in this beautiful county. The Department’s primary mission is to provide businesses with direct one-on-one assistance and help them navigate the regulatory process. The Department aims to enhance the economic vitality and sustainability of the community, while encouraging and helping a diverse array of businesses to thrive here. We also facilitate multi-agency response team meetings on behalf of business aimed at streamlining the permitting process. We are here to connect your business to the right people by collaborating with business associations and acting as a conduit to private, state and federal resources. No matter what stage of business development you are in, Calaveras County Economic & Community Development is committed to promoting your business and seeing it succeed.


Items of Interest

Community Economic Development Survey 17 November 2023

Community Economic Development Survey

Business Resiliency Tool Kit - CALED 23 November 2020

Business Resiliency Tool Kit - CALED

Economic Development Recovery and Resiliency Playbook download.

Business Start-Up 14 January 2020

Business Start-Up

Find information on how to start a business in Calaveras County.

Expanding Your Business 14 January 2020

Expanding Your Business

Learn how to expand your business.

Incentives 14 January 2020


Tools for opening, expanding or locating your business in Calaveras County.

Resources 14 January 2020


Learn how to connect your business to resources for success.

Workforce Development 14 January 2020

Workforce Development

Learn about opportunities, incentives, and resources for hiring employees.

Other Resources

Calaveras Visitors Bureau 14 January 2020

Calaveras Visitors Bureau

Learn why Calaveras County ranks #14 in the nation for extremely high natural amenities.  

Free On-line Classes for Calaveras County Library Card Holders 4 August 2022

Free On-line Classes for Calaveras County Library Card Holders

Preparing for Winter 17 October 2023

Preparing for Winter

Calaveras County is asking businesses to prepare for a wet El Nino Winter and Spring.

Profile of Calaveras County 27 June 2023

Profile of Calaveras County

Explore the County's demographics  and more.

2018 Calaveras Economic & Demographic Report PDF