Plaza del Sol - design by Angelina Marino, astronomy by Michael Orelove

Urban Renewal

The 1,211-acre Rockwood-West Gresham Urban Renewal Area was established by city-wide vote in November 2003.


Urban Renewal Projects

187th RealignmentProjects are approved by the Gresham Redevelopment Commission and funded with Urban Renewal resources.

View current and completed projects.

Grant Programs

Commission News Industries Grant - John Deeresponsored grant programs in the Rockwood- West Gresham Urban Renewal Area:

  • New Industries
  • Predevelopment Services

Grant Program Information 

Rockwood Public Safety FacilityPublic Safety Facility

The Rockwood Public Safety Facility houses several key Police functions, enhances Police visibility in the area and brings new positive activity to the neighborhood.