Sound familiar? The year was 1979, and the Santa Clara County Manufacturing Group – incorporated just the year before – sets its sights on these two important issues that impact the region’s economic health and quality of life.
An early focus is pointed inward – with Member Companies organizing individually and collectively on how they can successfully engage in specific ways to ease traffic and improve housing opportunities. Notable breakthroughs would begin within 12 months.
In the meantime, growth continues within the organization’s membership, and the Board unanimously approves its first dues increase, to accommodate an additional staff member to help on traffic and housing issues.