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The Board of Directors of the Gateway Cities Council of Governments on December 6, 2017, voted to appoint Nancy Pfeffer as its Executive Director. Ms....
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Posted on Jan 19, 2018
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When choosing where to locate a business, there’s much more to consider other than available real estate. The more an entrepreneur knows about the demographics...
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Posted on Jan 15, 2018
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Savvy entrepreneurs know a great deal of research goes into choosing a business location. In recent years, the benefits of business clusters — concentrations of...
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Posted on Jan 08, 2018
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“In just a couple more days they’re going to close the freeway, and you won’t be able to go anywhere on the 405. As opposed...
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Posted on Jan 01, 2018
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“The world needs new leadership, but the new leadership is about working together.” ~Jack Ma The Gateway Cities Council of Governments embodies this quote from Alibaba...
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Posted on Dec 25, 2017
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“I am convinced that nothing we do is more important than hiring and developing people. At the end of the day you bet on people,...
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Posted on Dec 18, 2017
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When deciding on the location of a business, demographics of the community can be as important as the physical address. Is there an adequate workforce...
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Posted on Dec 11, 2017
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It’s expected that 60 percent of the world’s population will live in cities by 2030. Cars are typically the most convenient option to get from...
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Posted on Dec 04, 2017
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Good access to transportation networks is critical for any business. A location where goods can be transported swiftly and economically is a big advantage. Quality...
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Posted on Nov 27, 2017
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Finding the right location is a key consideration for those looking to build or grow a business. Whether a venture succeeds or not can depend...
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Posted on Nov 20, 2017
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The World Health Organization estimates that 92 percent of people live in places with poor air quality. This contributes to serious cardiovascular and respiratory problems....
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Posted on Nov 13, 2017
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Long-term transportation planning is a challenge. It aims to make the movement of goods and people more efficient. Yet, to be truly effective, it must...
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Posted on Nov 06, 2017
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The crisis of homelessness in California is sobering. One out of every 332 people in the state is homeless. California is home to 21.5 percent...
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Posted on Oct 30, 2017
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Cudahy, California was named for its founder, Michael Cudahy. The meat-packing magnate purchased the land in 1908, dividing it up into narrow but unusually long...
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Posted on Oct 23, 2017
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Gateway Cities COG Air Quality Action Plan

Due in part to the heavy concentration of goods movement and industry in and around the Gateway Cities, the sub?region has historically experienced the adverse impacts of air pollution. Learn More