Public NoticeCall for Enterprise Zone Applications
Enterprise Zone Designation and Call for Applications from Local Governments
The Director of Business Oregon will seek to designate up to two enterprise zones remaining under ORS 285C.080, since House Bill 4093 (2012).
Download an application and get more information or contact the Enterprise Zone Coordinator at 503-986-0140 or in writing to: Enterprise Zone Coordinator, Business Oregon, 775 Summer Street NE, Suite 200, Salem OR 97301-1280.
Mandatory elements of the application must be completed and postmarked no later than November 21, 2014.
Oregon Connections Telecommunications Conference
This annual conference draws attendees from all regions of the state to share ideas, experiences and knowledge about telecommunications. This year's conference will explore the emerging Internet of Things (IOT), strategies for cyber security in the age of Big Data and the status of Broadband in Oregon. Visit the conference Web site for more details and to register.
For more information, contact Chris Tamarin at 503-508-0178.
2014 OEDA Annual Conference
This year's conference will be held in Eugene. Watch the OEDA Web site for details and online registration.
Doing Business with Metro Workshop
Join Metro Procurement Services, the state of Oregon's Minority, Women and Emerging Small Business (OMWESB) certification program and Oregon's Procurement Information Network (ORPIN) for an informative workshop on doing business with Metro. Assistance will be available for proposal development for RFP 15-2788 Natural Area Vegetation Management to Disadvantaged, Minority, Woman-owned and Emerging Small Businesses meeting the certification criteria required by the state of Oregon.
Location: Metro Regional Center, Room 370 A&B, 500 NE Grand Ave, Portland
For more information visit www.oregonmetro.gov/contracts or call 503-797-1613.
Enterprise Zone & Tax Incentives Workshop
The city of Gresham is hosting an Enterprise Zone and Tax Incentives workshop, presented by Business Oregon. Topics covered will include a background on taxes and incentives; enterprise zones; enterprise zone incentives; other property tax exemptions and income tax abatements. This will be an interactive workshop, so come with your questions!
Lunch on your own; variety of walkable places available
RSVP by October 29: Erika Fitzgerald, 503-618-2504.