Portland area MSA members met with Commissioner Hardesty to discuss Commercial Affordability and how the city can work to more fully support small business owners.
There are a lot of issues that MSAOR members care about. As cost of living continues to rise in the Portland Metro area, small businesses met with Commissioner JoAnn Hardesty to talk about how the city can support local businesses. With more and more money being invested in the development of Portland neighborhoods, many small businesses who have been here for years are getting pushed out with rising commercial costs. There's a lot of work to do, here in Portland and in communities across Oregon.
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