Background

Local Resources

Interested in opening a business in downtown Astoria? Or looking for business assistance?

Downtown Astoria has a variety of local resources to help answer your questions.

Clatsop Economic Development Resources (CEDR):

CEDR’s mission is to deliver business-driven economic development services to create, grow and retain businesses in Clatsop County.  They provide services including:

Small Businesses Development Center (SBDC)

SBDC provides small business assistance to existing and start-up businesses. Business owners (potential, new or current) should contact the SBDC for assistance. All counseling services are free of charge, and many of the seminars and classes are also free.

Are you are property owner in downtown Astoria, and would like to replace your sidewalk tiles?

ADHDA's Design Committee is working with a local artist to help fabricate and replace the historic tiles.  For more information regarding the sidewalk tiles, visit www.sidewalkglass.com, or contact us at office@astoriadowntown.com or 503-791-7940.

Other Resources:



SMOKED BONES BBQ - KNOW YOUR BUSINESS NEIGHBOR - With a long lineage of cooking in Astoria, chef/owners Phil Spencer and Mark Mindheim open Smoked Bones BBQ on Pier 11.

JONATHON'S LTD - PAYS TO KNOW YOUR BUSINESS NEIGHBOR - Jonathon’s is a value seekers paradise, sourced from antiques and jewelry trade shows, picking, and antique jewelry brokers.

ADHDA WELCOMES RONNI HARRIS, COMMUNITY OUTREACH OFFICER - Ronni Harris is now working with ADHDA as our Community Outreach Officer. Ronni’s duties include providing information and direction to visitors as well as parking enforcement within the district.

FIVE ZERO TREES - PAYS TO KNOW YOUR BUSINESS NEIGHBOR - Five Zero Trees has built-out a beautiful new space in Downtown Astoria featuring reclaimed wood, craft cannabis, and experts to help educate you about this new industry.