Mark Shepard is Announced as Corvallis New City Manager

Mark Shepard is Announced as Corvallis New City Manager

The city of Corvallis has hired Mark Shepard as its new city manager. Shepard, 49, will leave his current position as Albany’s assistant city manager to begin his new job May 1 in Corvallis. Shepard’s hiring and contract were approved unanimously by the City...
Grow Oregon Delivers $47 Million in Direct Economic Impact

Grow Oregon Delivers $47 Million in Direct Economic Impact

The Grow Oregon program has helped businesses generate $47 million in direct economic impacts. ‘Direct economic impact’ is the sum of capital acquired, increases in annual sales, and payroll for new jobs created. Grow Oregon is an economic gardening program run by the...
Philomath Community Kicks Off Residential Campaign

Philomath Community Kicks Off Residential Campaign

Ranked number four among the “Top 30 Safest Cities in Oregon,” the quaint city of Philomath, Oregon (pop. 4,580), is nestled at the base of the Mary’s Peak in the Oregon Coast Range, just five miles west of Corvallis. Also known for its annual “Frolic & Rodeo,”...