Business & Neighborhood Services


Business and Neighborhood Services

Business and Neighborhood Services coordinates, monitors, and implements all activities associated with economic development as identified in the City’s adopted Economic Development Strategy which accomplishes the following:

  • Creates an economic vision to identify and acknowledge our strengths and weaknesses
  • Outlines sustainable strategies for growing our economy
  • Identifies target industries and strategic investment locations to ensure a positive return on investment to our community
  • Builds partnerships for sustainable economic development

This office works to keep Rocklin livable, by acting on two overarching approaches to economic vitalization – strengthening what we already have and pursuing what we need to achieve a strong, diversified local economy.


Rocklin’s Advantages

If you could save your client time and money, would you be interested in finding out more? Rocklin’s Advantages outline the top reasons why the City of Rocklin is a good place to do business:


Major Employers

Major Employers in Rocklin – updated Nov, 2017

Major employers in Rocklin are concentrated in education, technology services, commercial, and retail. 

Rocklin's Top 25 Employers

Sierra Joint Community College District 1,500
Rocklin Unified School District 1,242
Oracle 802
United Natural Foods West, Inc. 503
Purple Communications, Inc. 428
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (2 locations) 420
R.C. Willey 356
UPS 325
Educational Media Foundation 325
The Rocklin Academy 270
City of Rocklin 238
First Technology Federal Credit Union 211
William Jessup University 200
Target Stores Inc 180
Farm Credit West 165
Sonoran Roofing, Inc. 160
Builders & Tradesmen’s Insurance Svcs. 153
SMA Solar Technology America LLC 150
Star Inc. 150
United Fire Group 127
Westgate Gardens Care Center, Inc 127
Road Safety, Inc. 120
Ecorp Consulting, Inc. 120
Star Acquisitions Inc. 110
Financial Pacific Insurance Group, Inc. 110

*A job is defined as any permanent full-time or part-time, permanent position.


Rocklin Adventures

The Rocklin Adventures at Quarry Park project is intended to provide family entertainment for both tourists and local residents with a mix of rock climbing and adventure related offerings augmented by quality food service and small retail store. The project has the potential to be a catalyst for commerce and development in Rocklin’s Quarry District, attracting customers to local businesses and generating tax revenues that could be used to sustain vital services and quality of life in the City.


Code Enforcement

The City of Rocklin Municipal Code was established to help maintain a standard in the community for all to enjoy, and is enforced by Rocklin’s Code Compliance Officer.

The Code Enforcement Program is a citizen-based program that inspects and investigates complaints from citizens of the City of Rocklin. Upon receipt of a complaint, a Code Enforcement Officer will conduct a site visit to investigate the reported violation. After confirmation of the violation, the Code Enforcement Officer will take necessary steps to gain compliance with City Codes.