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Friday October 24th
Community Investment Initiative

The Community Investment Initiative Development Readiness Pilot Program focuses on assisting communities in identifying strengths and weaknesses associated with the development readiness of a municipality. Oregon City was chosen as the sole pilot jurisdiction to participate in this program.

The City of Oregon City Urban Renewal Agency (URA) is seeking to contract to list and market URA properties. For more information please review the request for proposal. For additional information contact Eric Underwood, 503-496-1552 or eunderwood@orcity.org.

Department Services

The Economic Development Department supplies services to City Departments, the Public, and Businesses in the region. Types of services include the following: 

Business Resources

The City of Oregon City Partners with local and regional businesses to grow and maintain a strong economic foundation for businesses in Oregon City.

Vertical Housing Map

The City of Oregon City has received approval form the Oregon Housing & Community Services Department to designate a Vertical Housing Development Zone (VHDZ).  The Zone is within the existing Mixed Use Downtown (MUD) Planning District, which is also within the City’s Urban Renewal District.  The program will allow partial property tax exemptions for qualified mixed-use devel

City of Oregon City Land of Opportunity

Oregon City is the Land of Opportunity. Check out available industrial and commercial properties here...

Economic Development Strategies

The October 2012 Economic Development Strategy report has strategies for economic strength. 

Urtban Renewal in the Downtown area

Urban Renewal plans in Oregon City have helped to revitalize the economic health of Oregon City. Currently the City has one Urban Renewal District in the Downtown area. 

Click on the links in the right column for more details and information on Oregon City's historic resources.

The City of Oregon City Urban Renewal Agency (URA) is seeking to contract to list and market URA properties. For more information please review the request for proposal. For additional information contact Eric Underwood, 503-496-1552 or eunderwood@orcity.org.