Urban Renewal Grant Program

  • The Gresham Redevelopment Commission offers the New Industries grant to support the Rockwood-West Gresham Urban Renewal Plan goals.

    The New Industries Grant provides an incentive to industrial companies to make capital investment and create quality jobs in the Rockwood-West Gresham Urban Renewal Area (URA).

    New Industries Grant

    How to apply

    Applications must be received by June 30, 2019. Funds are limited. Grants are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis.

    New Industries Grant guidelines  

    New Industries Grant application

    The grant amount is determined through a variety of factors, including the level of capital investment and number of new jobs created.


    Grants support manufacturing, high-technology, or similar industrial and light-industrial projects locating or expanding in the URA. A minimum of $500,000 in new capital investment is required.

    Improvements may include:

    • New construction.
    • Machinery and equipment.
    • Major renovation and tenant improvements that increase the assessed value of the property.

    Contact us

    Contact Marlene Myers at 503-618-2640 or Marlene.Myers@GreshamOregon.gov.