Why Do Business in Livermore?

Welcome to Livermore!  

The City of Livermore loves our business community and thinks that it is the right place to grow your business.  Our Community and Economic Development Department provides services to the business community ranging from pre-development planning and entitlements, to construction related plan reviews, field inspections and business incentive programs.  


Here are some quick links to get you started:

Permit Center                                       Business License                                    Incentive Programs
A one-stop shop that provides
one-seat services including land
use entitlements, off-site
improvements, on-site storm
water retention, potable water
services, fire prevention, and
permit plan review and inspections.
View application forms, handouts,
and the differeing requirements for
area businesses located either inside
 or outside City limits.
 To aid in establishing or
growing your business in

Plus, check out the many reasons why companies choose Livermore as a great place to do business….

Unlimited Opportunities  l Talented Workforce  l  World-Leading Science and Technology Hub Strategic Location l Large Employers / Major Businesses l Modern Transportation Rich History and Culture Vibrant Arts CommunityWorld-Class Tourist DestinationAffordable Housing  l  Outstanding Support and Business Resources

Livermore's New Public Works Director
March 27, 2015  Livermore City Manager Marc Roberts announced the appointment of Mr. Darren Greenwood as the new Public Works Director today. Mr. Greenwood served as the Assistant Public Works Director since 2009, and his new appointment occurred through a nationwide competitive recruitment.
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Get Involved in Your Local Government - Apply for an Advisory Body Vacancy
March 3, 2015  The City of Livermore is seeking applicants for the Beautification Committee, Commission for the Arts, Human Services Commission, Library Board of Trustees, Livermore Housing Authority and the Youth Advisory Commission.

Police Department awarded grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety
November 10, 2014  The California Office of Traffic Safety awarded LPD a $57,875 grant...
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