The Office of Economic Development serves as a clearinghouse for information and development opportunities in Merced. Once a client seeks further information, a lead staff person is dedicated to ensuring prompt, immediate responses to all the client’s queries. Once a client decides on investing in Merced, the lead staff serves as the liaison between the client and all City departments, ensuring a smooth development process. The Office is experienced with working with numerous sized clients from Fortune 500 firms to independent start-ups and is capable of servicing any industrial, retail or office user. For further information on development opportunities in Merced continue visiting our website or feel free to contact the office at:

 City of Merced

Office of Economic Development
(800) 723-4788 (209) 385-4788 Fax (209) 723-1780
678 West 18th Street
Merced, California 95340


Office of Economic Development Contacts

Frank Quintero

Director of Economic Development (800) 723-4788
Maria Mendoza Development Associate (800) 723-4788
Maria Pineda Secretary (800) 723-4788