• The Friendly City

    Fortuna is more than just a pretty place. It is a business friendly city with proximity to an educated workforce, housing and a business friendly attitude to seal the deal.

  • Why Fortuna?

    If natural beauty, variety of terrain, and mild climate are high on your list of reasons for moving your business, Fortuna is the business friendly city you are looking for.


    The Fortuna Business Improvement District office is conveniently located at 610 Main Street inside the Monday Club.

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    Fortuna - your event destination! Click here too see a calendar of Fortuna's events

Fortuna Business Improvement District


Some states, counties and cities are friendly to businesses while other seemingly squeeze the life out of business.  Business friendly states have low taxes, reasonable salaries and real estate that is affordable.  You will find them all in Fortuna, California. 

The Fortuna Business Improvement District (FBID) is a California non-profit organization that operates under contract with the City of Fortuna, California to improve the already great business climate of our city.  It is our job to help you learn how your business needs this business friendly state to boost your business and make your efforts successful.

Our reason for existence is to help you smoothly relocate your present business or establish a new business right here in the business friendly city of Fortuna California.
The Fortuna Business Improvement District (FBID) is a California non-profit organization that operates under contract with the City of Fortuna with it's mission to improve the business climate of Fortuna. 

More about FBID 

The District is operated by a seven member Board of Directors made up of business owners and managers representing the various business types and business groups in Fortuna. FBID has a paid program coordinator and employs volunteer help on various projects. The district is funded by an small assessment on business licenses issued within the Fortuna City limits and by City matching funds.

If you have questions about the Fortuna Business Improvement District please feel free to: Call the FBID office at 707-725-9261, Call the FBID Coordinator cell phone at 707-599-4336, email the FBID office at fbid@fortunabusiness.com or Stop by the FBID office at 610 Main Street (inside the Fortuna Monday Club).  



Fortuna Apple Harvest Festival - Saturday, October 6, 2018 & Sunday, October 7, 2018 

The Apple Harvest Festival in Fortuna will open Saturday October 6, 2018 with the Downtown Fortuna Street Fair and free hayrides to events all over town!  It continues on Sunday, October 7, 2018 with orchard hayrides, live music and cider at Clendenen's Cider Works. 

Fortuna's Farmers Market - Weekly from now until the end of October 2018 


Attention Fortuna Business Owners: 

EMPLOYERS: YOUR EMPLOYMENT NEEDS COUNT! An 8 minute survey can help us improve your hiring and training.

The Humboldt County Workforce Development Board is asking employers to take a brief   confidential survey by September 30th, as part of a project to provide or improve services through the Job Market's One-Stop Service Center.

The survey will capture new or unavailable information about workforce needs.

Click the “DONE BUTTON” at the end of the survey to submit results.

FBID Newsletter Sign Up here! 

FBID Newsletters and updates click here.  

Fortuna Business Improvement District has monthly board meetings the third Wednesday of the month at the Fortuna Monday Club building. 


Old Board Meeting Agendas and Minutes

Click here to view the 2017-2018 FBID Work Plan
Click here to view the 2017-2018 FBID Budget