Office of Economic Development and Government Affairs

The Office of Economic Development and Government Affairs (EDGA) is responsible for maintaining the Board of Supervisors’ Legislative Program; creating and implementing a vibrant economic development strategy: expanding the County’s role in Arts and Culture; administering a Grants Office; and updating and implementing the County’s Strategic Plan and governance documents. 

Download the printable 2022 Legislative Program English or Spanish or view the document online and select your preferred language.


EDGA is seeking your input for the upcoming 2023 Legislative Program.

The Legislative Program, which is annually approved by the Board of Supervisors, provides policy direction to County staff to take positions and advocate quickly in response to state and federal legislation that impacts the County. For your reference, you can access the current 2022 Legislative Program via the links above. We want to hear your feedback and comments on the current Legislative Program and/or any other issues the County should prioritize in our advocacy at the state and federal level.

EDGA will be accepting written comments between now and August 31st

To provide feedback, please email:


To subscribe to email updates regarding the County’s Legislative Program click here.

County of San Diego Legislative Advocacy 

State Legislation

Federal Legislation

State Budget

Potential County State Budget Impacts


Geoff Patnoe

Caroline Smith
Office of Economic Development and Government Affairs

Contact Information:
County Administration Center
1600 Pacific Highway, Room #298
San Diego, CA 92101
Phone: (619) 531-5198