BRENTWOOD -- The city of Brentwood's Economic Development Grant Program is now accepting applications from local organizations that wish to receive grants for events, marketing and business development purposes, which promote Brentwood, improve its business climate and/or attract shopping and tourism.

The deadline for applications is 5 p.m. on March 29. Application packets are available at City Hall, 150 City Park Way, or online at http://apps.ci.brentwood.ca.us/ed/modules/showdocument.aspx?documentid=570. For more information, call the city at 925-516-5187.

Reach Paula King at 925-779-7174 or pking@bayareanewsgroup.com.