Economic Development’s Eric Dakin wins prestigious award

Senior Economic Development Manager, Eric Dakin has been named one of the CoStar Power Broker Award winners for 2015. Eric was awarded in the Top Industrial Leasing Broker category. Before coming to the City of Fairfield, Eric worked with Colliers International as a senior...
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Commercial Real Estate Market Experiencing Strong Activity in Fairfield

Fairfield is experiencing robust commercial real estate activity. The food-manufacturing sector continues to expand and new construction is underway on industrial and multi-family projects. Industrial Space Available Panattoni Development is scheduled to break ground in early...
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Just Desserts Holding Job Fair

One of Fairfield’s sweetest businesses, Just Desserts, is holding a job fair on Monday, January 11th, 2016 starting at 3:00PM to 6:00PM at their 5000 Fulton Drive, Fairfield facility.  Just Desserts is looking to fill several positions and shifts at their new Fairfield...
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Welcome Eric Dakin to the City of Fairfield Economic Development Team

The City of Fairfield welcomes new Economic Development Senior Project Manager Eric Dakin. Eric graduated from Chapman University and earned his BA degree in Social Science, Economics/Real Estate Land Use, and Regulations. For the past eight years, he worked for Colliers...
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CALED & VEDC Announce Statewide Revolving Loan Fund to Increase Access to Capital

CALED in partnership with VEDC are now administering a Statewide Revolving Loan Fund (SRLF) through guidelines set by the U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration. The SRLF was created to focus on job creation and retention in response to areas affected by...
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Findings from apartment survey conducted by City of Fairfield

The City of Fairfield Community Development Department has conducted an apartment survey of over 60 Fairfield multi-family communities, each having a minimum of five units. The survey tabulated results for over 3,100 dwelling units, and was conducted to help determine average...
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Solano Town Mall Featured on the cover of Shopping Center Business magazine

The Solano Town Center was front and center on the cover of the May 2015 issue of Shopping Center Business magazine.  The issue featured an insightful and detailed story on the center’s owners, Starwood Retail Partners.  Starwood acquired nearly 30 malls in just two years...
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SBDC Hosting Access to Capital Workshop & Military Appreciation Event

Solano College Small Business Development Center (SBDC) and The City of Fairfield Economic Development Division are hosting an Access to Capital Workshop & Military Appreciation Event on Thursday, June 25, 2015 from 9am to 2pm at the Solano Community College Board Room...
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Karl Dumas Named Community Development Director

Karl Dumas joined the City’s Economic Development team as a project manager in 1995. From 2011 to 2015, as the Economic Development manager, he developed and implemented major commercial, industrial, and real estate development projects and programs, which have had lasting...
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Second Community Workshop to be held on June 4, 2015

Join the community to discuss alternatives for the Heart of Fairfield! Please attend the second community workshop on this important project. You will learn about the future vision for the Heart of Fairfield, and various planning and mobility strategies that are based on...
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