About Us

This portal is sponsored by the Corvallis-Benton County Economic Development office.

Managed by the Corvallis- Benton County Economic Development office hosted  in the City of Corvallis.City-of-Corvallis

The Economic Development Advisory Board of Corvallis  consists of 9 volunteer members appointed by the Mayor. Membership of the Commission represent emerging technology and manufacturing, green/sustainable business, professional services, retail and general business, higher education, health care and the community at large.

On December 6, 2010, the City Council passed Ordinance 2010-28, which established the Economic Development Commission to advise the City Council in all matters pertaining to Economic Development, ensuring that Economic Development is a civic priority. Such matters include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Recommend general policies, strategies and programs regarding economic development for approval to the City Council.
  • Develop a strategic plan to implement the Council’s economic development Policy.
  • Collaborate with other governmental agencies, non-profit, and for-profit organizations in the advancement of economic development programs and projects.
  • Recommend funding strategies to support an ongoing Economic Development Program.
  • Recommend funding strategies to support economic development projects.

More on the Commission is at the The Economic Development Advisory Board website..

Download the Corvallis Economic Development Strategic Plan