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Mayor Garcetti’s Great Streets Initiative and the Economic and Workforce Development Department are proud to announce the Great Streets Great Business program: a $4 million small business loan fund, technical assistance to businesses on the first 15 Great Street corridors and business attraction services. For more information about how to access these services, check out VEDC.org/greatstreets.

Services

Business Retention

  • Free workshops & consulting

  • Debt financing options

Access to Capital

Loans from $1,000 up to $250,000 to be used for:

  • Working capital
  • Real estate acquisition
  • Building improvements
  • Leasehold improvements
  • Construction
  • Machinery and equipment purchases

Business Recruitment

  • Assisting in site selection
  • Assisting in lease negotiation
Mayor Garcetti launched Great Streets Great Business in August 2016 on North Figueroa Street.

Mayor Garcetti launched Great Streets Great Business in August 2016 on North Figueroa Street.

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