PDC to spend $1M on brewpub

PDC to spend $1M on brewpub

The Portland Development Commission will spend $1 million on a new brewery in the Lents neighborhood.

Jesse Cornett, the chair of the Lents Neighborhood Association, said the use of taxpayer money to try and grow a business in the area is worth it.

“When the same tools don’t always work they’re looking for new ones now and this new brew pub is a potential new catalyst for the neighborhood,” Cornett said.

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