Milwaukie is a thriving small city with big plans. And the city has the commitment to make these plans happen which comes from the top and runs through the entire city government.
Located within close proximity to Portland, its location provides unique advantages. Easy access to big city infrastructure and a skilled and educated workforce. As a result, the City’s economic development goal is to assist existing companies and support those seeking to locate or expand in Milwaukie. Its team can help solve problems and find resources to help businesses thrive.
Milwaukie is home to a mix of national traded sector companies, manufacturing industries, food and beverage producers and healthcare leaders. As well as small local niche businesses. Key traded sector employers include, Bob’s Red Mill, Meggett Industries, Precision Castparts, Blount International, Dark Horse Comics and Dave’s Killer Bread.
Furthermore, the city offers quality properties at a competitive rate and an excellent transportation network. Additional amenities include affordable housing, bicycle trails, arts community and a farmers market. Countless key metro locations are mere minutes from the City. Milwaukie is served by seven TriMet bus lines. The Portland-Milwaukie light rail links downtown Milwaukie to Portland State University, Oregon Health & Science University, Southeast Portland and Downtown Portland.
With the completion of Phase II of Milwaukie Riverfront Park, residents and visitors can now enjoy the park’s new boat ramp and floating dock. In addition, there is a lawn for gatherings, festivals and spectacular views of the Willamette River and Elk Rock Island.
Milwaukie has a small town feel and true neighborhood pride while being minutes from downtown Portland.
City of Milwaukie: 503- 786-7555 www.milwaukieoregon.gov
North Clackamas Chamber of Commerce: 503-654-7777 www.yourchamber.com