|Oregon ARRA funds go to Washington businesses||| Print ||
|Wednesday, September 22, 2010|
By Jacq Lacy
The recently completed Tillamook North Jetty project was awarded to an out-of-state company over local bidders, raising questions about the future use of federal stimulus funds awarded to Oregon projects.
The corps intends to use the same criteria for selecting a contractor for the South Jetty as it did for the North Jetty. The same procedure applies for the stimulus projects that the corps has yet to award.
Jacq Lacy is an associate writer for Oregon Business.
As the corps and other ARRA agencies begin to solicit more bids for stimulus projects statewide, should Oregon companies and jobs receive priority?
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From Oregon Translational Research and Development Institute: OTRADI today announced its plans to open and operate a 13,000 square-foot multi-tenant bioscience complex in the Willamette Wharf building at 4640 SW Macadam Avenue. Slated to be complete in spring 2013, the OTRADI Bioscience Incubator (OBI) will house up to six companies.
MEDIAmerica, publisher of Oregon Business and Oregon Home magazines, announces a new retail website: HalfOffOregon.com. The website offers lodging, dining, recreation and many other items at half off their regular cost.
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