City of Davis Incentive Programs

For projects that provide new ground floor retail square footage in the Downtown, parking standards have been reduced. Projects in the core may not include onsite parking unless it is below grade or incorporated into the building in another way. In lieu fees for office and residential uses in the core area have been reduced as well (1 space per 500 square feet of office). For more information, contact Sarah Worley, Economic Development Coordinator, 530-757-5610.
Development Fees in the downtown are lower than in surrounding locations. For more information, contact Stacey Winton, Administrative Analyst II, 530-757-5610.
As a service to the developer, the City will provide a comprehensive fee estimate including all development fees. For more information, contact Stacey Winton, Administrative Analyst II, 530.757.5610.
Located in Sacramento, the Center provides free one-on-one counseling with small business owners, as well as a series of workshops to assist the small business owner or prospective business owner. For more information, contact SBDC, 916-563-3210. Visit the SBDC online at
Depending on the business, federal and state programs may be available to assist with workforce development, financing, and more. For more information, visit the Economic Development and Assistance Program