CITY MANAGER'S OFFICEMenlo Park OED Newsletter
Office of Economic Development
Reporting to the
City Manager, the Office of Economic Development
is committed to helping local businesses compete and thrive. Successful businesses in our community
create a vibrant environment and generate retail sales
tax revenue needed to support city services. The role of the Office of Economic Development is to help ensure the City of Menlo Park is responding to the needs of our businesses and providing opportunities for them to succeed. To stay up to date on Economic Development in Menlo Park, sign up below to receive the Office of Economic Development's Quarterly Newsletter.
Situated on The Peninsula, Menlo Park is
conveniently located between San Francisco and San Jose. The
City of Menlo Park is home to a wide range of businesses
including local community serving and export oriented businesses. Businesses include such familiar
names as Flegel's Furniture, Kepler's Books, Draegers Market, Facebook, Tesla Motors, Office Max, SRI
and the U.S. Geological Survey. To accommodate these
and many other enterprises, business parks are located
in both the east and west ends of the City near Interstate
280 and the Bayshore Freeway.