Economic development

Economic development
Northwest fundamentals ahead of nation's
July 2007
Sunday, July 01, 2007

0707MarplesChart.gifQuick, what do the Boeing 787, cheap electricity, Microsoft’s Vista operating system, high-priced oil, the weak dollar and solar-grade polysilicon have in common?

 

Read more...
 
PENDLETON
July 2007
Sunday, July 01, 2007

t_Map_MiltFreewater

A bill slated to protect the Oregon Trail from future development was amended in Salem last month, prompting a sigh of relief from opponents.

 

Read more...
 
Rising trade challenges Port of Portland
July 2007
Sunday, July 01, 2007

0707cover.jpg

Global freight traffic is up and the Port of Portland is poised for growth, as long as congestion doesn’t derail it.

 

Read more...
 
SALEM
June 2007
Friday, June 01, 2007

{safe_alt_text}

The Bottle Creek Golf Course could see a new life as an aging-in-place residential area if the city approves zoning changes.  A 146-acre site remains up for grabs after Wal-Mart declined to build a warehouse on state-owned Mill Creek land. Employees at Yamasa, an international company known for its soy sauce, moved into a new warehouse location adjacent to its existing facility.

 

Read more...
 
BEND
May 2007
Tuesday, May 01, 2007

{safe_alt_text}

Hang onto that pink slip. Employees at Columbia Aircraft Manufacturing Co. should not have to wait long to get their jobs back. Quirky specialty grocery store Trader Joe’s announced plans to open a location in Bend.

 

Read more...
 


Page 124 of 132