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Industrial Districts face a unique set of issues among Portland’s business districts. Protecting industrial sanctuaries while accommodating population growth and shifting City policies requires coordinated action.
That’s why Venture Portland facilitates the Industrial Districts Interest Group. We bring together industrial district leaders: Presidents, Vice Presidents, Staffers and Venture Portland Delegates to keep abreast of emerging issues and advocate for the needs of the City’s industrial districts.
- 1/12/17 – Business Improvement Districts: Central Eastside Case Study/Discussion with City staff
- 4/13/17 – Fighting for Freight Movement: Discussion with PBOT (invited)
The Industrial Districts Interest Group meets three times per year at Venture Portland (1125 SE Madison, Suite 112) from 8-9:30am. Attendance is free and breakfast is provided.