USDA Rural Development
USDA Rural Development’s Business & Cooperative builds cooperative financial partnerships with rural Oregonians. Their staff administers a variety of Federal loan guarantee, direct loan, and grant programs designed to create and retain jobs, support business and cooperative development, and promote sustainable economic progress in Oregon’s rural communities.
Industrial Land & Building
Located less than 50 miles south of Portland, the Mid-Willamette Valley is a dynamic location for business expansion and relocation. The areas cost competitive sites, close to major population centers in the Northwest have access to a well-trained labor force, enterprise zones and pro-business city governments. read more »
SEDCOR Construction Alliance
The SEDCOR Construction Alliance is dedicated to serving the needs of developers, companies and investors involved in the Mid-Willamette Valley's construction industries; through providing value-added construction services by creating a successful partnership network. Training and education promote best practices and improves competitive opportunities. read more »
Regional Data, Demographics
& Community Profiles
Marion and Polk Counties lies along the western side of the northern part of the Cascade Mountain Range. The climate of the Valley is relatively mild throughout the year, characterized by cool, wet winters and warm, dry summers.
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Con-Tech: Training the Next Generation of Construction Industry Professionals Wednesday, January 14, 2014 from 12 Noon – 1:30 pm Wouldn’t … read more »
Presentations of Cities in Marion and Polk County Wednesday, December 10, 2014 from 12 Noon – 1:30 pm Featuring: Linda … read more »
NW College of Construction announced a number of courses for companies looking to develop their professional workforce. Construction supervisors and … read more »
The Oregon Manufacturer’s Summit will be held on Wednesday March 11 at the Salem Convention Center. The Summit provides a platform … read more »
After two years of planning, fundraising and construction, the new Discovery Pavilion at the Oregon Garden Rediscovery Forest is complete. … read more »
Strategic Economic Development Group (SEDCOR) reported that Forest River Inc. has purchased the former 19-acre Champion Homes site at 1240 … read more »