Northwest Oregon partners Clatsop, Columbia , Tillamook and western Washington counties for economic development. Similar geographic, demographic, economic characteristics weave throughout the region. Overall coordination and direction for the region?s economic development is provided by the NW Oregon Regional Partnership, a consortium of public entities, private sector stakeholders and State agency representatives.

Col-Pac, the region's federally designated economic development district, maintains a Small Business Development Fund, manages Northwest Oregon's Commercial and Industrial Lands Database and provides technical assistance on industry and business development. Col-Pac primarily focuses on retention/creation of jobs and leveraging additional business investment in NW Oregon.

The Northwest Oregon Economic Alliance (NOEA) manages state-funded projects for Clatsop, Columbia and Tillamook counties.

The NW Oregon Area Commission on Transportation (NWACT) is the region?s transportation coordinating body, representing all forms of transportation and public and private sector interests. A major emphasis of NWACT is ensuring that the region?s transportation system supports economic development in the region.

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News & Announcements
  NWACT to Meet September 14th at the Port of Tillamook Bay
The regularly scheduled NWACT meeting will be at the Port of Tillamook Bay from 1:00 -- 3:30 pm.  Chief agenda items include information on the 2018--2021 STIP amendments, 2021--2024 STIP process Read More...
  Col-Pac/NOEA to Meet September 14, 2017 at the Port of Tillamook Bay
The combined Col-Pac and NOEA Annual Meeting will run from 10:00 am --12:00 pm, and feature approval of Col-Pac's 2017--2018 budget and a listening session for Tillamook County's input into updating o Read More...
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