Economic Vitality Committee

The Goal

The Economic Vitality committee works to strengthen downtown as the regional shopping, dining and entertainment center in the heart of the Willamette Valley by supporting existing businesses and filling vacancies.


Encourage diverse business development to fill downtown vacancies and grow number of downtown residents.



    • Produced “welcome bags” that are distributed to new businesses downtown
    • Sponsored a downtown survey conducted by students from Corban College

Committee Members

Gayle Doty, Co-Chair

TJ Sullivan, Co-Chair

Rick Lord

Dana Vugteveen

Val Weber

Doug Doty

Carol Long

Scott Snyder

Landoyne (Rob) Sloan

Brete Harrison

Interested in getting involved?

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