Economic Vitality Roadmaps

Economic Vitality Roadmaps

Are you ready to take responsibility for the economic health and future of your town? Rural Economic Vitality Roadmaps will take your community through a three-part process to create an action-oriented roadmap to economic success. We believe big things happen in small places when communities proactively engage in creating their own future. RDI staff use their experience to help you take the road to community vitality.

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Dallas area residents are invited to celebrate the community's Economic Vitality Roadmap accomplishments on February 28 at Pressed Coffee. The gathering starts at 6 p.m. and all residents are invited to participate. Click here for more details.

As part Ontario's Economic Vitality Roadmap process, focus teams from the community identified beautification and marketing as priorities to move forward with over the next several months to help improve the economic outlook for Ontario and surrounding communities. Click here to read more in the Argus Observer.

The Applegate Valley Economic Vitality Roadmap meeting that was cancelled due to inclement weather has been rescheduled for Thursday, January 26, from 5:30-8:00 pm at the Applegate River Lodge, 15100 Highway 238. Click here for more details.

Myrtle Creek continues to move forward on its road to economic vitality, with committees dedicated to beautifying downtown and getting the word out about the area's many parks. Click here to read more in the News-Review.

The community of Dallas, Oregon, is moving to action with 90-day plans for Community Marketing, Business Development, and Property Development as they embark on the Roadmap process.

RDI's Mary Bosch and Dan Varcoe were in Ontario this week to help the community as they create an action-oriented roadmap to economic success. Click here to read more in the Argus Observer.

Applegate Valley residents brainstorm for economic success. Click here to read more in the Mail Tribune.

Myrtle Creek area residents identify top priorities for improving the 97457 area. Click here to read the article in the News-Review. 

RDI and the Myrtle Creek-Tri City area are working together to create a roadmap for economic success. Click here to read more in the News-Review.

Community puts the Shine on La Pine. Read more.

Meet Our Team 

Mary Bosch

Director: Rural Economic Vitality Services

Michael Held

Senior Program Manager: Rural Economic Vitality Services

Amanda Close

Rural Economic Vitality Consultant

Anne Mitchell

Rural Economic Vitality Program Coordinator

Dan Varcoe

Program Coordinator Consultant