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San Jose Finishes Year with Record-Low Unemployment

January 28, 2019 | Blog

  The unemployment rate for the City of San José dropped to a historically low in 2018, finishing the year at 2.5% after hitting an all-time low of 2.3% in May. The high demand for workers continued to draw sidelined workers into the market and new housing complet…

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Hugs and Kisses from San Jose City Hall

January 23, 2019 | Blog

In celebration of Valentine’s Day, the City of San Jose Office of Cultural Affairs is offering a free commemorative photo,  taken in front of the public artwork XO  at City Hall.  Photos will be taken of couples, co-workers, groups, BFFs and even with a much-loved …

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OED Viewpoint – Business trends to watch

January 22, 2019 | Blog

As part of OED’s annual Business Development Update presentation to the City Council’s Community & Economic Development Committee (CEDC) on Jan 28,  the staff memo included some forward-looking statements gathered through meetings, interviews, data analysis…

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San Jose scores upgraded Wi-Fi service for Downtown events areas – just in time for huge sports events

January 22, 2019 | Blog

Just before the launch of College Football Playoff’s Championship Campus events in Downtown, San Jose was excited to inaugurate significantly upgraded Wi-Fi service in and around Plaza de Cesar Chavez. For this deployment, Ruckus Networks provided T710 outdoor access …

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