Downtown Business News

DSP is hiring: Policy Advocate

by Jordyn Anderson

Position:               Policy Advocate Reports to:          Director of Public Affairs Function: This position is responsible for managing public policy and advocacy efforts for the organization. Under direction of the Director of Public Affairs, in coordination with DSP … READ MORE

New Overtime Rule to Affect Millions

by Jordyn Anderson

Under a new rule signed by the White House last month, millions of workers will now become eligible for overtime pay beginning December 1, 2016.   The final rule will: Raise the salary threshold indicating eligibility from … READ MORE

Golden 1 Center Planning Updates

by Jordyn Anderson

DSP'S ROLE IN THE OPENING OF G1C In May, the City Manager’s Office presented a planning and status update of the Golden 1 Center to City Council. From challenges and solutions, to focus areas and opportunities, … READ MORE

June | Policy Corner

by Jordyn Anderson

Governor Brown signs bill creating ADA grace period for businesses On May 10, Governor Jerry Brown signed SB 269 into law, giving businesses a new pathway to avoid ADA compliance lawsuits. The law gives companies 15 … READ MORE


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