Loans and Incentives
Supporting Economic Growth Through Loans and Incentives
To support economic growth, the City of Eugene works with businesses and developers using available tools.
Arts & Business Loan Program - This loan program provides loans to aid arts organizations and artists, as well as small, specialty creative and arts-related businesses. housing is not required to be rental housing.
Downtown Revitalization Loan Program (DRLP) - Flexible financing program designed to encourage investments within the Downtown Urban Renewal District that contribute to the economic vibrancy and density goals for downtown.
River Loans - A revolving loan program designed to encourage capital investment within the Riverfront Urban Renewal District by providing funding assistance for projects contributing to renewal and redevelopment of the Riverfront area.
City of Eugene Business Development Fund (BDF) - Provides loans to new and existing Eugene businesses that are creating jobs in our community.
How can you get cheaper employee parking? Ask for a bulk permit! The City offers discounted parking permits in bulk as an encouragement for development and re-tenanting vacant office space in the downtown area.
For more information, please contact Denny Braud at 541-682-5536.
For Downtown development related loans and incentives, see the Downtown Loans and Incentives page.