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Industrial Development Board
Mission Statement:  Promote, expand, and diversify job opportunities and economic health in Douglas County.
Goal:  Quality jobs for Douglas County residents.

  • Create quality, family wages jobs in IDB industrial parks, while retaining jobs in existing businesses and industries.
  • In IDB industrial parks, provide flexibility on wage levels based on a company's overall investment.
  • Support sustainable tourism and commercial job creation and retention.
  • Support education/training facilities and programs which meet the needs of a qualified and trainable workforce to supply business/industry.
  • Develop DCIDB industrial sites/parks with necessary infrastructure to attract local/state industries, as well as companies recruited to locate in Douglas County.
  • Maintain an inventory of DCIDB industrial lands available for development at approximately what it is now (+/- 200 acres) so that when land is sold, IDB purchases more to maintain the inventory.
  • Collaborate with the cities, the Umpqua Basin Watershed Committee, and others as appropriate to create wetland banking within the region.
  • Collaborate with local, state, and federal partners to maintain and enhance healthy, vibrant economic climate where local businesses/industries thrive and expand.
  • Develop and implement a strategic marketing recruitment program that targets businesses/industries that complement what Douglas County can offer.
  • Maintain or create sustainable incentives to assist development.
  • Strive to ensure that the Douglas County quality of life is maintained and enhanced through sustainable economic development.
  • The DCIDB and staffing team are well trained, professional and strategic in decision making and problem solving.
  • Industrial Development Board has trained, professional and qualified staffing team to implement the DCIDB's long range goals and mission.
  • DCIDB is recognized in local, regional, statewide, and nationally as an innovative board that creates quality jobs for the County's residents.
  • Using public speaking engagements, or other venues, provide information that assists the public, community groups, and civic organizations in understanding DCIDB's role and activities to create positive economic growth in Douglas County.
Board Meetings:  
Board meetings are on the 3rd Tuesday of each month, from 10:30 to 11:30 am.
The meetings are located at the Douglas County Courthouse, Room 310, unless otherwise notified.

The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, August 18, 2020 10:30am to 11:30am. The meeting will be held at the Douglas County Courthouse, Room 310.

Agendas:   June 16th Meeting Packet

Subcommittee Meetings:  
No subcommittee meetings are scheduled at this time.

2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 and earlier

June 16 2020
February 18 2020
January 21 2020

November 19 2019
December 17 2019
Oct 24 2019 Solid Waste Fee Waiver Subcommittee
September 17 2019
May 21 2019
March 19 2019
February 19 2019

December 18 2018
September 18 2018
July 17 2018
June 19 2018
April 17 2018
March 20 2018
February 20 2018

December 19 2017
October 17 2017
September 19 2017
July 18 2017
June 20, 2017
May 16 2017
March 21 2017
February 21 2017
January 17 2017

DCIDB Board Members

Melony Marsh, President

Bob Ragon,
Vice President

Todd Way
Debbie Fromdahl
Jameson Baird
Bruce Hanna
Charmaine Vitek
Barry Robinson
Guy Kennerly

Ex-Officio Members

Mike Baker
Oregon Department
of Transportation

Ron Harker
Finance Director
City of Roseburg

Bill Ducket,
City of Riddle

Janelle Evans,
City Administrator
City of Canyonville

Rhonda Rasmussen
City of Yoncalla

Linda Higgans,
City Manager
City of Elkton

Bette Keehley
City of Oakland

Kristi Gilbert
Community Development
City of Sutherlin

Sean Negherbon
City Administrator
City of Myrtle Creek

Jason Aase
Dean of Career
& Technical Education
Umpqua Community College

Steve Dahl,
City Administrator
City of Drain

Dawn Russ
City Recorder
City of Glendale

Mark Bauer
City Manager
City of Winston


Schedule of 2020 Board Meetings

January 21
February 18
March 17 (Cancelled)
April 21 (Cancelled)
May 19 (Cancelled)
June 16
July 21 (Cancelled)
August 18
September 15
October 20
November 17
December 15
January 19, 2021

    Economic Development Links:  

Douglas County IDB Exhibit (1) (pdf)
Douglas County IDB Grant Form (pdf)
Douglas County IDB Loan Form (pdf)
Douglas County Economic Development Roadmap (pdf)
City of Roseburg
900 SE Douglas
Roseburg, OR 97470
CCD Business Development Corporation
522 SE Washington Ave, Suite 111A
Roseburg, OR 97470
The Partnership
522 SE Washington Ave, Suite 107
Roseburg, OR 97470
Small Business Development Center - Umpqua Branch
522 SE Washington Ave.
Roseburg, OR 97470
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday - Friday
Umpqua Community College
1140 Umpqua College Road
Roseburg, OR 97470
UCC Southern Oregon Wine Institute
South Coast Business Employment Corporation
PO Box 1118
93781 Newport Lane
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 269-2013
(800) 858-5777
FAX: (541) 267-0194
TTY: (541) 267-4477

South Coast Development Council, Inc.
50 Central Ave, Suite A
Coos Bay, Oregon 97420