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Some of Our Work

Tierra West supports California's leaders whose vision is to strengthen their communities and create new opportunities for residents, employers, business owners, and other local stakeholders. Here is a sampling of the problem-solving solutions that our team has achieved in partnership with the public and private sectors in the Los Angeles region and beyond.

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City of Upland's Five-Year Economic Development Plan

Tierra West recently collaborated with the City of Upland on a new five-year economic development plan to address the need for diversification of the local economy and job creation. The City of Upland selected Tierra West to prepare an economic development strategy and action plan that would assist the City to prepare for the future needs of its evolving community.


Northeast Los Angeles River Collaborative

Tierra West served as project manager and economic development advisors of the Northeast Los Angeles Riverfront Collaborative, where 18 cross-disciplinary regional organizations came together to help guide the future of the LA River and its surrounding communities.

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Commercial Cannabis Program Administration & Compliance

Tierra West’s retail cannabis support services range from the development of strategic plans for a full public regulatory compliant program, including the drafting of regulatory ordinances and zoning studies, to implementation of economic development and taxation options, procurement services through initiating & managing the applicant RFP process, vetting and ranking applicants, contract administration and compliance, and monitoring services.

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Grant Writing and Administration/Implementation

Tierra West has helped our municipal clients access over $11.5 million in ECRG grants, acting as Project Manager for public agencies to access these valuable grant awards. Tierra West helps public agencies with the coordination of all grant activities - from grant writing to grant administration/implementation/reporting - and works collaboratively with City Staff, DTSC, Regional Water Quality Board, and Environmental Remediation Consultants.


Financial Analysis – Korean American National Museum

Tierra West assisted KANM with the preparation of a financial analysis report and preparation of deal structuring documents and negotiations. This was a 170,000 square foot mixed-use project and Tierra West assisted in identifying the financial benefits for the City of Los Angeles, Museum and dynamic surrounding communities. Amenities included: KANM-expansion and upgrades, Retail Café, 103 Studio units-including affordable housing, state of the art...

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