About Us

The Economic Development Department exists to encourage growth and diversity in the Fontana community, provide a high quality of life for our residents, promote a favorable business climate, and continuously improve the number of quality jobs through office, retail and industrial development.

For questions about developing or starting a business in the City of Fontana, contact Project Specialist Jerry Edgett at (909) 350-6741 or by email

Economic Development

Mission Statement

Our mission is to actively pursue opportunities in the areas of business retention, expansion, and attraction as a means of promoting economic development within the City of Fontana.


State of the City

The City of Fontana is The Picture of Partnership, Progress and Prosperity. The video below highlights new projects and development taking place in the City.