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To Your Health!

By admin / September 26, 2023 /

Healthcare continues its path to post-pandemic recovery at the national, state, and local levels. With recent announcements regarding mergers, hospital closures, and long wait times to see specialists or establish care, the need for local services and providers is even more profound. Clackamas County is home to a growing medical center that includes critical specialties.…

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The Silver Tsunami: Are We Ready?

By admin / August 25, 2023 /

Join us for a discussion on why our aging population matters and learn what you can do to ensure you’re ready to join the ever-growing silver tsunami. An expert panel will share their perspectives and highlights. Additional Links

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Who New? Meet Your Newly Elected Officials

By admin / July 11, 2023 /

The phrase “a new broom sweeps clean” was already in John Heywood’s 1546 collection of proverbs and was used figuratively by Shakespeare. At this month’s Forum, we’ll get an introduction to three “new brooms”: our newest County Commissioner, our County Assessor, and our newest City Commissioner. Things sometimes look different from the “inside” view. Join us to see their perspectives,…

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Housing: Density, Sprawl, or Homelessness – Choose One

By admin / March 6, 2023 /

Oregon is in a housing crisis. A recent State report showed that Oregon needs to create over 550,000 new housing units over the next 20 years. One-third of these need to be affordable to first-time home buyers and renters, many of whom already have to pay rents exceeding 50% of their income. The entire land-use…

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Catch the Latest News From The Leaders of Oregon City

By admin / February 6, 2023 /

We are excited to have Tony Konkol, City Manager for Oregon City, and James Graham, City Economic Development Manager for Oregon City, share their vision and strategies on OC’s Economic Development plans for 2023. Oregon City has several large-scale projects in the pipeline for breaking ground in the near foreseeable future, and we are on…

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Catch the Latest (News) from the Leaders of Oregon City

By admin / March 28, 2022 /

We are excited to have Tony Konkol, City Manager for Oregon City, and James Graham, City Economic Development Manager for Oregon City, share their vision and strategies on OC’s Economic Development plans for 2022. Oregon City has several large-scale projects in the pipeline for breaking ground in the near foreseeable future, and we are on…

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What the Toll is going on with the I-205 Project?

By admin / March 28, 2022 /

Join ODOT staff leading the I-205 Improvements Project and the I-205 Toll Project to learn more about these important regional efforts and have a conversation.The I-205 Improvements Project is part of a regional effort to manage congestion, increase predictable travel times, and reduce crashes. Project improvements will allow I-205 to remain open and passable following a major…

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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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Reopening OC: Challenges and Opportunities

By admin / February 26, 2021 /

With the vaccine rollout underway, various plans are being made to allow local small businesses to reopen and engage again with the public. Come hear Tim Duy, Economics Professor at U of O, and a member of the Governor’s Advisory Board on Economic Development, speak on what to expect with this new economy and what…

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Good-bye 2020: Oregon City going forward into 2021!

By admin / February 4, 2021 /

Please join Tony Konkol, the City Manager of Oregon City, and the Oregon City Business Alliance Board to review the challenges and accomplishments in 2020, and to learn about our city’s expectations and opportunities in 2021.

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Previous Forums

Investing in Clackamas County’s Future

One Water Summit: Charting a path for our shared-water future

To Your Health!

The Silver Tsunami: Are We Ready?

Tourism investments & opportunities in Clackamas County

Who New? Meet Your Newly Elected Officials

Tolling: Is there an equitable solution?

Solving Homelessness through Community Partnerships

Major Economic Opportunities in Oregon City’s North-End

Housing: Density, Sprawl, or Homelessness – Choose One

Catch the Latest News From The Leaders of Oregon City

The Current and Future States of Health Care

Can we Safeguard our Clean Water?

The Future of CCC: Higher Ed in a Post Pandemic World

Will Real Estate ever be “Real” again?

Working together to make a difference on the Homeless front

2022 Travel Trends: At Home, Nearby, and Beyond

Why Can’t I Get What I Want?

The Origin and Future of our Tight Labor Market

The Future of Work

Catch the Latest (News) from the Leaders of Oregon City

What the Toll is going on with the I-205 Project?

Is the Falls Project moving?

A Vibrant North End Community

Urban Renewal – Does it work?

Reopening OC: Challenges and Opportunities

Good-bye 2020: Oregon City going forward into 2021!

Clackamas County – What to Expect in 2021

OC’s Northern Lights Shine

What’s Metro Up To Now?

CBX Business Broadband Expansion Grant Support

Legislative Update: From Pandemic to Protests, what’s next?

Greater Portland Inc Presentation Slideshow and Video

Crisis: Land Use Laws and Homelessness

What’s up with OZ (Opportunity Zones)?

Live! From Salem!

Creative Solutions for Workforce Challenges

Tourism on the Water!

Is Clackamas Workforce Future-Ready?

The Business of Homelessness

Preparing for the Worst: Are we Ready?

Capitalizing on Economic Opportunities in Oregon City

Learn how to grow your business with CCC’s help

The Road Ahead 2018: The Conversation Continues

Everyone wants better schools, so … ?

Is it really all about jobs?

Craft Beer Renaissance in Oregon City!

OCBA May 2016 Forum – “Marijuana: OC Policies & Policing”

Whitewater Park Presentation Video

Oregon City Business Alliance

Nov1 University of Oregon Economic Indicators

Following the Recession, Job Growth Strongest in Industries Paying $50,000+

The Businomics Newsletter Solid Economic Growth

Growth is not inevitable – or is it?