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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SEDCOR site tours provide a unique opportunity for members to learn more about local industry and better understand their impact … read more »
Leaders Forum: The Changing Health Care Environment Wednesday, November 12, 2014 from 12 Noon – 1:30 pm Featuring: Norm Gruber, … read more »
On Saturday, October 11, SEDCOR member Woodburn Premium Outlets invites the public to support a range of charities at the … read more »
The Northwest Food Safety & Sanitation Workshop addresses basic sanitation as well as cutting edge issues related to food sanitation … 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 »