A Vibrant North End Community

By admin / May 5, 2021 /

Eight years after the loss of The Rivers regional center and the Center Cal’s locating Cabela’s in Tualatin, a group of local developers have a vision to transform the Rossman Landfill, completing another leg of Oregon City’s 2004 Economic Development Strategy. Summit Development Group is a sophisticated, boutique development firm located in Tigard, Oregon. Of…

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Urban Renewal – Does it work?

By admin / March 25, 2021 /

For the March OCBA meeting, James Graham, Oregon City’s Economic Development Manager, and his team of consultants explain how Urban Renewal (UR) has been an effective tool in stimulating new economic development throughout the Metro region. For decades, local cities have been utilizing UR as a primary resource to stimulate new business and employment opportunities on difficult…

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OC’s Northern Lights Shine

By admin / September 22, 2020 /

Listen to several panelists share their vision for redeveloping and implementing their business and strategic plans in OC’s Northern Gateway District. Former OC Mayor Dan Fowler, who owns the Abernethy Center, will discuss the opening of Corner 14, which will be in the building that was previously Spicer Brothers Produce. It will consist of numerous…

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CBX Business Broadband Expansion Grant Support

By admin / August 12, 2020 /

Clackamas County, through its Clackamas Broadband Exchange (CBX), is applying for a federal grant issued by the US Economic Development Administration to allow expansion of its current dark fiber ring to serve businesses. CBX currently serves ~270 governmental agencies by providing low cost, high-speed Internet connection, and is currently partnering with the City of Sandy’s “SandyNet” to bring high-speed Internet…

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Oregon City Business Association event Portland

Greater Portland Inc Presentation Slideshow and Video

By admin / November 27, 2019 /

 OCBA presentation 11-26-2019 Oregon City Business Alliance, November 2019 from WFMC Studios on Vimeo.

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Opportunity zones around Portland

What’s up with OZ (Opportunity Zones)?

By admin / August 27, 2019 /

In 2018, the U.S. Treasury encouraged long-term investments through opportunity zones throughout the country. There are many zones in Oregon, including some located right here in Oregon City. This event tells you more information about opportunity zones and about how they can benefit you! Speakers: Ian GallowayDirector of the Center for Community Development Investments, Federal…

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Tourism on the Water!

By admin / May 28, 2019 /

This program will involve professionals in river-based tourism, advocates for river economy and ecological projects, and provide examples of how our Willamette Falls Area has been a river tourism destination and embarking point in the past and future. Speakers: ➢ Captain Andy Moss, Owner/Operator, Willamette Jetboats, LLC➢ Captain Richard Chesbrough, Owner/Operator Willamette QueenSternwheeler➢ Jerry Herrmann,…

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Made in Oregon City event

Capitalizing on Economic Opportunities in Oregon City

By admin / January 22, 2019 /

Oregon City continues to grow and attract new businesses. Our City Manager, Tony Konkol, spoke on Tuesday, January 22nd to review our economic accomplishments in 2018, and to learn about our expectations and opportunities in 2019.

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Small business development center

Learn how to grow your business with CCC’s help

By admin / November 27, 2018 /

Grow your business this month, not your belly! Join Lisa Davidson, Executive Director of Connections with Business and Industry (CBI), to learn about current campus development projects and CBI’s services such as Customized Training, Workforce Services, and Small Business Development Center. Clackamas Community College’s Connections with Business and Industry (CBI) is a one-stop business-support network.…

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