“Establishing this research park in Woodland is vital to the economic prosperity of the region.” Barry Broome, CEO Greater Sacramento Economic Council

Creating a successful, world-class research and technology center in the City of Woodland allows the city and its residents to capture significant economic and community benefits, including:

  • – Leveraging and extending Woodland’s existing Food & Ag Business Cluster
  • – Expanding employment base
  • – Creating new higher-wage job opportunities
  • – Proximity to new technologies developed at UC Davis
  • – Workforce training to support emerging secondary and post-secondary programs at local high schools and community colleges
  • – Multiplier: one job created in targeted technology sector is associated with the creation of 4-5 additional jobs in the local and services economy
  • – Providing additional local revenues including property taxes, sales taxes, development fees, public infrastructure fees, use fees

Potential Employment Industries

Creation of new or expanded industry sectors including:

  • – Agricultural Technology
  • – Biomedical Technology
  • – Energy Efficiency Technology
  •  – Lighting
  •  – Water-Energy
  • – Hybrid and electric vehicles
  • – Manufacturing Technology
  • – Robotics for ag and other industries
  • – Environmental Technology
  • – Water efficiency
  • – Waste to energy
  • – Clean air and soil
  • – Transportation Technology