Economic Development Strategy: See Canby’s Economic Development Strategy, adopted April 3, 2013, that guides efforts to support existing businesses, recruit new businesses and development, and ensure Canby remains an attractive place for business. The report provides a wealth of information about Canby’s strengths, opportunities and challenges. There are also links to detailed background reports focused on industry clusters, retail strategies, business survey information and more.
City of Canby is proud to launch a new initiative
to promote and support our local businesses.
Shop Local is an online searchable up-to-date directory
of Canby businesses which makes it easy to find
the products and services you need.
business micro webpage for each business with contact information.
Many will enhance their web page with coupons, newsletters,
job opportunities, links to social networking sites and more
- Link to "How
to Manage Your Business"
map highlighting the businesses in the category chosen
to post and find local job opportunities
to subscribe and “follow” the business and receive
exclusive information on upcoming events, e-newsletters,
coupons and other highlights
In Canby, an innovative new tool called OpenCounter helps businesses get up and running more quickly and easily. It provides fast, easy and comprehensive information on the Canby business location process online 24/7.
It asks the right questions, in the right order, so business owners see the requirements, fees, and processing time for their business and proposed location. Then businesses will receive a customized report based on their specific needs.
Canby, Oregon is an attractive growing community of
15,830 residents just 25 miles south of Portland. It
is an excellent business location offering excellent
highway access, ample utilities, and a plentiful supply of shovel-ready land.
Canby is nestled in the heart of the Willamette Valley offering all the amenities
of a larger city while maintaining a rural "hometown" feel. Residents
and business owners alike enjoy the high quality of life that Canby offers.
Pro-business climate: Canby is determined to do what it takes
to develop and retain businesses and jobs in our community. voters approved
a 150-acre industrial annexation by a 2-1 margin and the City's Urban Renewal
District is funding infrastructure to develop employment land and invest
in an attractive downtown.
Workforce: Canby's location near the metro area means that over
213,000 people live within a ten mile radius, with a labor force of over
Incentives: Canby Urban Renewal District offers an SDC reimbursement
incentive program for job creation and new construction as well as a
Strategic Investment Zone 15 year property tax abatement for investments
over $25 million.
Community: Come to Canby and discover a strong, vital community
that welcomes your family and your business. See for yourself what our
hometown can offer you.