Small Business Center

  • The City offers the tools you need to start, expand, or move your business to Gresham. 

    • Small Business Center Assistance

      We want you here! Garage to Storefront 2.0 waives City business fees in target areas.

  • How We Help

    The Small Business Center provides resources, guidance and step-by-step assistance through the permitting/licensing process.  Need help getting started?  Contact the Business and Development Coordinator, Micah Kemp, at 503-618-2872 or


    We want you here!

    Our Garage to Storefront program waives City-related fees for qualifying new or expanding business and property owners.

    Additional business incentives

    City Services

    Small Business Center

    For assistance, contact the Alex Logue, business and development coordinator, at 503-618-2872 or

    Related services

    While the City's small business coordinator can help you through the City licensing and permit process, below are direct lines to related services.

    • Business licenses: 503-618-2370
    • Permits: 503-618-2845
    • Planner on Duty: 503-618-2780