Economic Development

Website and Social Media Technical Assistance Grant Program 

The City of Pleasant Hill has launched a program that provides eligible businesses with grants of up to $7,500 to cover costs related to website development and design, social media setup and strategy, graphic design, photography, video production, and much more. Visit the Technical Assistance Grant Program webpage to learn about the guidelines and eligibility criteria, and to submit an application.

Pleasant Hill Perks 50% Bonus e-Gift Card Program 

Pleasant Hill Perks e-Gift Cards and 50% Bonus Cards are available again. Redeem the e-gift cards to Shop, Sip and Dine at many of Pleasant Hill’s most popular restaurants, retail shops, and personal care businesses. For more details on how you can save money while giving a boost to our City’s merchants, visit to purchase your e-gift cards today. Merchants wishing to participate can contact or (925) 671-5213.

Pleasant Hill Profile

Pleasant Hill is a vibrant, progressive city, rich in educational resources, recreational open space, and a flourishing business community. Significant resources have been invested and continue to be dedicated to building and maintaining a thriving, award winning downtown and retail business district. Check here for a more detailed profile including demographics, employment statistics and more.

Pleasant Hill is located in the heart of central Contra Costa County with Interstate-680 running north / south, connecting the City with Highway 24 to Oakland, the Bay Bridge, and San Francisco, and providing great freeway access throughout the City. Check here to learn more about the Central Contra Costa area.

Institutions & Infrastructure

Pleasant Hill is proud to be home to many California distinguished schools and higher education institutions including Diablo Valley College. The City has a sophisticated communications infrastructure and dedicated staff ready to provide you with the highest level of support services to streamline and complement the business development process.

If you have questions or need information about Economic Development Programs in Pleasant Hill, please contact Zach Seal, Economic Development Manager, at or call (925) 671-5213.