Business Development Programs

The City has a number of programs aimed at aiding local businesses and attracting new businesses to the area. The city specifically targets manufacturing, wholesale distribution, regional service centers, and high-tech companies in the 10 to 300 employee range. Some of the services and programs offered by the city include the following:

  1. Business Retention & Expansion

    To increase local businesses' competitiveness, help them expand, and keep them in business in Grants Pass.

  2. Industrial Development Revolving Loan Fund

    The fund provides low interest, long-term gap financing to help qualified businesses expand.

  3. Micro Enterprise Loan Program

    The program helps new business owners get started by providing small loans up to $25,000.

  4. Rogue Enterprise Zone

    The State offers this property tax abatement program to lower up-front business expansion or new development costs.

  5. System Development Charges Incentive Program

    This program reimburses qualified businesses and nonprofits up to 100% of their Transportation System Development Charges.