News and Reports
The Sunnyvale Business Page is a quarterly newsletter published by the Economic Development Division.The newsletter provides information on City services and more to help Sunnyvale business owners.
BUSINESS PAGE NEWSLETTER - FALL 2013
The City of Sunnyvale welcomes new businesses to the community. The following are businesses with 10 or more employees that opened recently or are scheduled to open locations in Sunnyvale in the next few months.
Eisenhauer's Catering And Events
Fortes Brothers, Inc
Stem Cells, Inc
Sunnyvale Ming Tasty
Economic Development staff is ready to help you if you need assistance in finding a site, expanding your current site or are ready to start a business in Sunnyvale.
firstname.lastname@example.org, (408) 730-7607
The City of Sunnyvale is interested in establishing a vision for transforming Peery Park into a cutting edge workplace district. In a series of two
public workshops, residents and other stakeholders will collaborate with City staff and project consultants to discuss concepts for the Peery Park Specific Plan. City staff is looking for participation from people working and doing business within Peery Park, as well as community members city-wide. The first community workshop will include discussion of existing district issues and opportunities, economics and workplace trends.
When: Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Time: 6:30 – 9 p.m. (Presentation will begin at 7 p.m.)
Where: Washington Park Community Room, 840 W. Washington Ave.
Visit the Peery Park Specific Plan web site for additional information and to view area maps.
The Affordable Care Act – Covered California
The City of Sunnyvale in partnership with the Small Business Majority, Sunnyvale Chamber of Commerce and NOVA Workforce Development will be hosting a presentation regarding “The Affordable Care Act” and its effects on our small business community. See flyer.
Presentation Topics include Small Business Tax Credits; Employer Responsibilities; Individual Responsibility (incl. self-employed); Health Insurance Marketplace and Covered California.
When: Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Time: 8:30 – 10 a.m.
Where: City of Sunnyvale Council Chambers
456 West Olive Ave.
If you have any questions regarding the presentation, please contact Maria Rodriguez, Economic Development at (408) 730-7702 or email@example.com.
BRE Properties, Inc. continues construction on Solstice, which will be a mixed use project with 280 apartment units and approximately 34,000 square feet of ground floor retail. The project area for Solstice is surrounded by Aries Way; West Washington Ave.; Frances Ave and Olson Way (See map).
Construction on Taaffe St. between Olson and Altair Way (near the post office) is closed in order to complete installation of the curb, gutter and pavement and will tentatively reopen to traffic in November 2013. Olson Way is open to one-way traffic between Frances Ave. and Aries Way.
The leasing office, located at the corner of Washington Ave. and Taaffe St., is now open to the public. New tenants moving into the site later this year include Kabul Afghan Cuisine, Prolific Oven, Nom Burger, Flywheel (spin class studio) and Japan Relocation, Inc. The project is tentatively scheduled to be completed in December 2013.
If you have any questions regarding the construction project, please contact:
Douglas Ross Construction, Inc.
For questions regarding future housing units, visit BRE Properties, Inc.’s Web site.
For questions regarding future retail space, contact SRS Real Estate Partners’ Randol Mackley at (408) 216-2316 or Bruce Frazer at (408) 216-2315
Carmel Lofts is a mixed use development adjacent to Plaza del Sol off of Frances Avenue and Olson Way. It will consist of two buildings comprised of up to four stories of residential with 133 apartment units and 8,000 square feet of ground floor retail space.
Building D façade work continues and is tentatively scheduled to be completed December 2013. Building C shell work continues with the project completion date tentatively scheduled for July 2014. See map for building locations.
For additional information, contact Carmel Partners’ Arnold Keith at (408) 481-9195.
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Sunnyvale’s Downtown has several events taking place this summer.
Every Saturday: Urban Village Sunnyvale Farmers’ Market
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. www.urbanvillageonline.com/markets/sunnyvale.php
December 7, 2013: Sunnyvale Downtown Association Holiday & Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration
4:30 – 8:30 p.m.
For event details, visit the listed web sites or visit Sunnyvale’s event calendar at Events.inSunnyvale.com.
Always remember to Shop Sunnyvale. Visit Shop.inSunnyvale.com to see our shopping directories for downtown and shopping center businesses.