City launches online business tool

DOWNEY – The city of Downey has announced the launch of a new online tool for local businesses and entrepreneurs that allows access to local, state and federal resources. The site, “Tools for Business,” also offers information regarding hiring, training, sustainability, financing, security, and government regulation issues.

“We are always looking for ways to better assist our local business community and this new Tools for Business site is a great resource for businesses,” said Mayor Fernando Vasquez. “Our city prides itself in being business-friendly and I encourage businesses to utilize this site for all of their business needs.”

The Tools for Business website can be accessed at There is also a link at

For questions or comments, call the city’s Community Development Department at (562) 904-7162.



Published: Oct. 16, 2014 - Volume 13 - Issue 27