OEDA News and Events

A newly formed company plans to bring high-speed internet to parts of the Coast and Eastern Oregon. Read full article on Oregon Business....

OEDA had the privilege of visiting Cottage Grove's Bohemia Food Hub in June 2019 as an off-site portion of our Summer Conference in Cottage Grove. The Register-Guard details some of the startup stories coming out of the hub: https://www.registergu...

The Tech Tribune has compiled its list of the best tech startups in Oregon, with several factors informing their rankings. It's a fascinating list: http://thetechtribune.com/10-best-tech-startups-in-oregon/...

On March 25,  OEDA’s Tax Increment Finance (Urban Renewal) Committee released the below guidance statement regarding the use of tax increment funds for response related to coronavirus impact on business.  To provide further guidance to communitie...

The Urban Land Institute Published has published a new report, Emerging Real Estate Trends in Real Estate 2020. The report is viewable on the ULI Northwest Website....

Business Oregon is the state’s economic development agency, working to provide prosperity for Oregon businesses, communities, and people.  It is a complex and diverse body of work and this position is tasked with telling its story. In conducting ...

Columbia Pacific Economic Development District (Col-Pac) is seeking a new Executive Director.  This position acts as the chief executive officer and is responsible for the overall management of the fiscal, personnel, and policy functions of the ag...

Opportunity Zones help stimulate economic development and job creation by encouraging long-term investments in areas across Oregon with largely low-income residents. OEDA opposes House Bill 4010 proposing a disconnect between Oregon's Opportunity Zon...

Linn Benton Community College Small Business Development Center is hiring its next director! Position will manage the day-to-day operations of the Small Business Development Center. Work with SBDC Faculty to develop center programs and services ...

The City of Salem is seeking an energetic individual to analyze, support, and implement economic and community development projects, programs, and strategies. Coordination may include involvement in urban renewal and infrastructure projects, grant wr...