Council gives preliminary OK to use old City Hall for business incubator
May 1, 2019
Local economic development organizations want to open a small business incubator and shared work space downtown, emulating the successes of organizations like the Corvallis Foundry, which supports local small businesses and the local economy.
Last week they asked the City Council to allow them to start the facility in the soon-to-be-vacated City Hall downtown.
Council members gave a consensus thumbs-up to the idea.
"In my time here, I start to imagine there's a golden road running through Sweet Home," said George Medellin, president of the Chamber of Commerce and a business adviser with...