Guides for Doing Business in Salem

​Salem offers a variety of services, resources, and financial incentives to support economic growth in our community.

Download resource guides available

GROW in Salem

Learn more about Salem’s target industries and companies within them, as well as examples of resources that have helped Salem companies expand.

Development Incentives

Learn more about grants, loans, and tax incentives for your traded sector business as well as funding to support business or building expansion in Salem’s urban renewal areas.

Loan and Grant Programs in Urban Renewal Areas

Salem offers loan and grants for businesses in Riverfront Downtown, West Salem, Fairview, and North Gateway Urban Renewal Areas.

Small Business Support and Incentives

Learn more about services, resources, and support for businesses in Salem.

Site Plan Flowchart

Commercial and industrial development site plan review flowchart.

Contact us

Annie GorskiEconomic Development ManagerUrban Development Department
Mailing address:
350 Commercial ST NE
Salem OR 97301
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