The mission of the City of El Monte Economic Development Department is to implement and support a variety of comprehensive and strategic programs to promote the economic well-being of the City.
Our operations comprise two core functions--Economic Development and Community Development. Programs aim to leverage public and private resources in a way that has a positive impact on the business activity, employment, income distribution, and fiscal sustainability of the City.
Examples in which economic development helps our community include:
Creating well-planned, sustainable communities;
Ensuring quality environmental design;
Business recruitment, development and retention;
Diversification of retail and restaurant offerings;