News

July 2018

Downtown Update – August 2018

Every Thursday – Attention commuters and working families! Select businesses in Downtown Tracy have committed and will be participating in our Late Night Thursdays, extending their business hours on Thursday nights to 8:00pm. https://tracycitycenter.com/event/late-night-thursdays Every Saturday – Farmers' Market (Voted #1 EVENT- Best of Tracy 2018) is here for the summer season every Saturday from 8:00am to 1:00pm on 10th street. Bring your family and friends to experience everything Downtown Tracy has to offer! Free to the public. https://tracycitycenter.com/event/farmers-market August 3rd – [...]

June 2018

Downtown Update – July 2018

Every Thursday – Attention commuters and working families! Select businesses in Downtown Tracy have committed and will be participating in our Late Night Thursdays, extending their business hours on Thursday nights to 8:00pm. https://tracycitycenter.com/event/late-night-thursdays Every Saturday – Farmers' Market is back for another summer season every Saturday from 8:00am to 1:00pm on 10th street. Bring your family and friends to experience everything Downtown Tracy has to offer! Free to the public. https://tracycitycenter.com/event/farmers-market July 4th - The 4th of July Celebration (hosted by [...]

May 2018

Downtown Update – June 2018

Every Thursday – Attention commuters and working families! Select businesses in Downtown Tracy have committed and will be participating in our Late Night Thursdays, extending their business hours on Thursday nights to 8pm. https://tracycitycenter.com/event/late-night-thursdays Every Saturday – Farmers' Market is back for another summer season every Saturday from 8am to 1pm on 10th street. Bring your family and friends to experience everything Downtown Tracy has to offer! Free to the public. https://tracycitycenter.com/event/farmers-market June 1st – Tracy’s Downtown Block Parties (sponsored by City [...]

March 2018

Board Nominations 2018-2019

Dear Downtown Tracy Stakeholders, The Tracy City Center Association has been delivering special benefit services to property owners within its boundaries since July 1st, 2010. These services have been funded by the assessments generated by the Downtown Tracy Community Benefit District, which was approved by property owners in December 2009. The Tracy City Center Association (TCCA), is the non-profit public benefit corporation and district management corporation under contract with the City of Tracy to disburse the revenues of the CBD on behalf [...]

October 2017

District Manager Recruitment

POSITION TITLE: DISTRICT MANAGER POSITION SUMMARY  The role of the District Manager (DM) position is to lead, facilitate, and motivate personnel to accomplish all Tracy City Center Association (TCCA) objectives as outlined in the mission statement, By-Laws, Management District Plan (MDP), Disbursement Agreement, and Memorandums of Understanding (MOU) with various entities. Subject to the direction of the Board of Directors, the DM supervises, directs, and manages the day-to-day business and management of the association, and the Property Based Improvement District (PBID). While the [...]

August 2017

Facade Improvement Grant Program 2017-2018

The City of Tracy has established a Façade Improvement Program to help strengthen the revitalization of Downtown Tracy (the targeted area). The Program offers Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) grant funds to property and business owners to be matched by an equal or greater investment of private funds for the purpose of restoring/renovating commercial storefronts and replacing deteriorated or poor quality commercial signs and awnings. The deadline for submitting completed applications is Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.. All completed applications should be [...]

July 2017

City of Tracy Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for Purchase & Redevelopment of Westside Market Property

The City of Tracy is the owner of a commercial real property in the heart of downtown Tracy known as the Westside Market. The Westside Market (“Property”) is located at 729/741 N. Central Avenue, Tracy, California, Assessor’s Parcel Number (APN) 235-068-06 and is bounded to the east by N. Central Avenue, on the north by W. 8th Street, on the west by existing privately owned residential property and to the south by Jackson Alley. The Property is an immediate neighbor to the [...]

CNBC – A Booming New Industry in California’s Traditionally Agricultural Central Valley

July 15, 2017 - CNBC's recent story (interview with Mayor Robert Rickman), regarding the growth of distribution/fulfillment centers, highlights the trickle down effect to local businesses and Downtown Tracy specifically. "The people who come to our jobs here in Tracy are not just from Tracy, but all throughout the region, and it increases our daytime population and in turn attracts other businesses here – restaurants, retail and commercial," Rickman said. "It's a trickling effect." Read the story and watch the video.

Downtown Tracy Parking Survey – Summer 2017

TCCA needs your input! A Downtown Parking Survey was created to gather data that will affect and help form policy regarding the utilization of existing and the future expansion of parking within our district boundaries. The survey will only take a few minutes, and your input is highly valued. You may choose to take the survey anonymously, or opt-in for a chance at winning one of five pairs of tickets to this year's Downtown Tracy Wine Stroll on September 23rd. The survey [...]

May 2017

Healthy Downtown at Tracy’s Heart

I am often asked my view and opinion on the evolution, growth and repositioning of Downtown Tracy since the inception of our community benefit district, Tracy City Center Association, back in 2010. Without hesitation, I am proud to respond that we are on track and on point with respect to our accomplishments to date, along with our vision for the future. Year over year (fiscal year 2015-16), our district’s taxable sales were up over $1.5 million (16.7 percent), and we expect that [...]