“Economic Development Activities” are defined by the State of Oregon as “an activity for the purpose of strengthening, expanding, or making better the economy, or activities that provide community development of cultural enhancement."
The Gilliam County Economic Development is here to help existing businesses thrive, grow new businesses and enhance the livability of local communities. We aid businesses with information resources, make local connections and connect businesses with additional funding opportunities.
Strategic Action Plan review/update 2012
Gilliam County partners with the Port of Arlington on Economic Development Activities
Peter Mitchell, Port of Arlington Economic Development Officer
email@example.com or office phone 541-454-2868
Port of Arlington website
Business Development Loan Program Application available to Gilliam County residents/businesses
Investing County Funds
Gilliam County's Business Development Loan Program is taking applicants. This program is open to Gilliam County businesses and non-profit organizations employing at least one part-time individual. If your business is looking to expand, diversify, or just needs a little boost of working capital, our program gives you a great option for favorable rates and terms. Funding is primarily for 'gap' financing. Additional information and application can be obtained at Gilliam County Treasurer Office. The Gilliam County Treasurer administers the Gilliam County Business Development Loan program contact Danelle Wetherell at 541-384-6321 or firstname.lastname@example.org for details and to obtain an application.