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Where does my $50 business license fee go?

Do you ever wonder how your $50 Business License fee is spent? Every dollar collected from businesses goes directly to the City’s Business Advocacy program. The purpose of the City of Bend’s Business Advocacy program is to support businesses in Bend. There are three ways we make this happen. First, we provide direct services to […]

February 24, 2015 Business Advocate

Redmond Airport Translates to Economic Development

Two years ago, this community went into overdrive. An LAX flight from the Redmond Airport had been cut in 2010 and Central Oregon wanted it back. The price tag? Just a cool $850,000. But with a grant to the Redmond Airport of $500,000, economic development leaders in the region knew we could get pretty close […]

February 10, 2015 Uncategorized