San Francisco, Silicon Valley and Sacramento are roughly 2 hours from Merced, and most of California and Oregon are within a 1-day drive. Revise intro and snapshot. Incorp. commuter
This world class research university has racked up several patents and spent over $166M on studies related to bioscience, healthcare, and engineering since opening in 2004.
FOOD PROCESSING, DISTRIBUTION, MANUFACTURING. Surrounded by so much agricultural land, Merced has a proud history of welcoming food processors, packagers, and suppliers to major grocery and retail chains. (I think she wants brief what the industries are). 4/3 I sent EM to AT asking if Key Industries could go here.. She said yes.
Driven by completion of UC Merced's Downtown Center and renovation of several historic buildings, Downtown Merced is experiencing a fresh wave of commercial activity.
High Speed Rail.
Collaboration between Silicon Valley and Central California business partners will accelerate upon completion of California's High Speed Railway.
Three location-ready industrial parks offer large sites, infrastructure, highway and rail access. City staff are dedicated to maintaining a strong business climate, from more efficient roadways to competitive policies
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Actions speak louder than words. From successfully recruiting the newest California university to investing millions in infrastructure, the City of Merced has an eye to the future. These improvements help your business operate smoothly.