Economic Development: Forest Grove, Oregon
Forest Grove’s amenities have made the city a prime area for business relocation. Adjacent to Beaverton and Hillsboro, home to Oregon’s Silicon Valley, and only 37 miles from Portland International Airport and just 8 miles from Hillsboro Airport, the city offers convenient urban access with significantly lower costs. Affordable industrial and commercial land, paired with low power costs, and complemented by cutting edge technology services and infrastructure make Forest Grove a best bet for your business’ bottom line. An experienced and entrepreneurial City staff is ready to advocate for businesses to make the site selection and permitting processes a piece of cake. If you’re still not convinced, keep in mind the low state and local taxes, plus Enterprise Zone tax incentives for qualifying businesses. Add to that unprecedented access to a highly skilled regional workforce and Forest Grove becomes as close to a sure thing as you’ll find anywhere in the country.