My Martinez

Doing Business in Martinez

Message from Mayor Schroder:

Martinez has lots to offer – whether you are looking for a downtown retail location or need to expand your company – you will find it right here. 

Economic Development focuses on downtown revitalization, strengthening the local economy and promoting Martinez as a destination for new businesses, visitors, and investors.  These efforts are strengthened through coordination with local business organizations, property owners, and business owners.

For more information, please contact Zach Seal, Economic Development Coordinator at (925) 372-3563 or via email at


Business Incentive Programs Martinez Advantages
Community Report Card 2015-16 Martinez At a Glance
Demographics Martinez Fast Facts
Developer Guide Martinez Means Business
Downtown Specific Plan Starting a Business

Economic Development Action Plan (EDAP)

The City of Martinez Economic Development Action Plan (EDAP) is a guiding vision for implementing the City's economic development goals. Phase I of the EDAP is complete and includes in-depth analyses of the opportunities and challenges in each of the City’s 12 Economic Centers. Phases II and III will include the City’s economic development goals, along with concrete actions to achieve those goals. 

You can review and download the EDAP Phase I Executive Summary here.

The full Phase I Report is available here:
EDAP Phase I Report: Economic Center Profiles and Opportunities
Appendix A Community Survey
Appendix B Demographic and Market Report
Appendix C Economic Snapshots
Appendix D Confidence Survey
Appendix E Document Review

Look for Phases II and III in early 2019.  Martinez Economic Development - Moving Forward!

Business Confidence Surveys

 2017 | November 
 2018 | April 
 2018 | September