Cascades West Economic Development District


The Cascades West Economic Development District (CWEDD)  is designated by the U.S. Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration to work on economic development efforts in Linn, Benton, Lane, and Lincoln Counties. The CWEDD advocates for, supports, and coordinates regionally significant economic development activities in the Region. Staffed by both OCWCOG and Lane Council of Governments, the CWEDD prepared the 2020-2025 Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) to guide regionally significant economic development projects and activities over the next five years.

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Meeting Agendas and Minutes

           Meeting Details:
           Thursday, September 29, 2022
           9:00 am – 11:00 am
           Join via TEAMS by clicking HERE 
           Meeting ID: 255 398 673 587
           Passcode: U2LAQ8
           Phone Number: 1-872-242-8088
           Phone Conference ID: 266 455 653#

If you wish to attend as a member of the public, you can call or video in. If you require additional accommodations, or need assistance with Teams, please contact Ashlyn at

Stakeholders and members of the public are welcome to attend CWEDD Board meetings and provide public comments. More information about CWEDD is available by clicking HERE.

Contact Us

Jenny Glass

Justin Peterson


Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) Update

The CWEDD has adopted its 2020-25 CEDS at its February 11, 2021 Board meeting.

Remote Meetings

Out of an abundance of caution, CWEDD will not be holding in-person meeting until further notice. Meetings will be held via Microsoft Teams and open to the public.

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