Publications

Business Development Commission

The commission's annual report prepared each December.

2013 Commission Annual Report PDF
2012 Commission Annual Report PDF
2011 Commission Annual Report PDF
2010 Commission Annual Report PDF
2009 Commission Annual Report PDF

Legislative & Other Required Reports

2015-2017 Agency Requested Budget (submitted Aug 2014); 5.7MB file PDF

Report on Feasibility of Business Ombudsman (2013) PDF
House Bill 2700 (2011 Legislative Session) directed Business Oregon to explore the feasibility of establishing a Business Ombudsman within state government.

Regulatory Streamlining and Simplification Project (Aug 2012) PDF
A proposal submitted to the Governor; Creating a Roadmap To Improve Regulatory Effectiveness: Enhancing Timeliness, Certainty and Outcomes Without Sacrificing the Values of Oregon

2011 Report of Government to Government ActivitiesPDF with Oregon's Nine Federally Recognized Tribes

Agency Program Related

Strategic Plan (May 2009) PDF
Business Development Department goals, meant to drive economic growth in Oregon over both the short and long term.

Distressed Communities List
The Distressed Communities list is used to highlight Oregon communities that may need additional support. The distressed designation may provide a community with an advantage if it applies for funds from state and federal sources.

Innovation Plan
The latest Oregon Innovation Council recommendations for public investments to stimulate the state's economy.
2013-2015 Plan PDF
2011-2013 Plan PDF

2012 Rural Capacity Report PDF
Recommendations for improved local government capacity for project management of state-funded capital construction.

2010 Statewide Ports Strategic Plan PDF
A new strategic business plan for Oregon's statewide ports system. Also, download the Appendicies. PDF

Logo Download

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