Economic Development

Supervisor Barger  Delivers Inaugural State of the County Address

Supervisor Barger Delivers Inaugural State of the County Address

The Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce has hosted the State of the County Luncheon for 9 years, but this was Supervisor Kathryn Barger’s inaugural address. Supervisor Barger’s remarks focused on homelessness and mental health, public safety, economic development, and transportation and...
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County Budget Takes Cautious Approach Amid Fiscal Uncertainty

County Budget Takes Cautious Approach Amid Fiscal Uncertainty

During her first budget hearing, Supervisor Kathryn Barger praised Chief Executive Officer Sachi Hamai for developing the 2017-2018 Proposed Budget.  “I would like to commend the CEO for developing this proposed budget which represents a balanced strategy that funds vital programs and services...
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Quartz Hill Chamber of Commerce

Quartz Hill Chamber of Commerce

On Wednesday, March 1, Supervisor Kathryn Barger addressed the Quartz Hill Chamber of Commerce about all of the exciting developments happening in the Antelope Valley. The passage of Measure M in November will result in transportation projects totaling nearly $80 billion in economic output and...
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Antelope Valley Board of Trade’s 2017 Business Outlook Conference

Antelope Valley Board of Trade’s 2017 Business Outlook Conference

Supervisor Kathryn Barger attended the Antelope Valley Board of Trade’s 2017 Business Outlook Conference and spoke about the promising future of the region. The job market in the Antelope Valley is heating up, adding thousands of jobs last year alone — increasing employment by 3.5...
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Meeting with Mayor Eric Chu of New Taipei City, Taiwan

Meeting with Mayor Eric Chu of New Taipei City, Taiwan

Today, Supervisor Kathryn Barger met with Mayor Eric Chu of New Taipei City, Taiwan to discuss international relations and opportunities for economic development. They were joined by former Supervisor Mike Antonovich and his wife Christine.

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