San Benito County Supervisor Betsy Dirks. MBEP screen capture.


Local leaders partake in panels in regional conference

Monterey Bay Economic Partnership’s State of the Region gathering features discussions on education, health, housing and lessons learned during the pandemic.

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Monterey Bay Economic Partnership hosts virtual economic summit

Speakers focus on recovery and 2020 Census activities.

The San Benito Health Foundation at 351 Felice Drive in Hollister. Photo by Carmel de Bertaut.

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MBEP gives award to San Benito Health Foundation practitioner

Family nurse practitioner Rediet Taddesse honored at sixth annual economic summit.

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#CommunityCARES campaign works to support those in need

MBEP and three community foundations encourage residents who may not need all of their federal stimulus checks to donate what they can to local coronavirus relief funds to benefit those who need it most.

San Benito County representatives scattered throughout the room for MBEP's State of the Region event. Photo by Noe Magaña.

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Local agencies attend State of the Region conference

Elected officials and staff learn about housing, health care and development in opportunity zones.

Featured speaker Bruce Katz suggested the Monterey Bay area look around the country and around the world for similar areas that have found solutions. Photo provided by Lucid Sound and Picture.

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Monterey Bay Economic Partnership grows, and with it, its influence

Summit speakers promote development of local funding solutions.

MBEP event was packed all day. Panels talked on several topics and then groups broke up into smaller sessions for discussions. Photo by Leslie David.

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Panel forecasts 15.5 percent regional growth in 20 years

Monterey Bay Economic Partnership says ‘urban suburbia’ describes the future of San Benito, Santa Cruz and Monterey counties.

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Monterey Bay Economic Partnership’s Housing 101 Comes to San Benito County

The purpose of the forum is to build more awareness of San Benito County’s housing efforts and MBEP’s housing initiative aimed at increasing housing supply across our region that addresses all income levels.