CitySpeak: Local Business Recovery Livestream, May 19

How can local businesses start on a path to economic recovery, and what are the current pieces in place to make that happen?  

On Tuesday, May 19 at 6:30 p.m., The Corvallis Advocate hosts a livestream CitySpeak Forum examining what has happened, and next steps for the area’s economy as businesses seek to regain their footing.  

Panelists include:  

Xan Augerot, Benton County Commissioner 

Kate Porsche, Economic Development Manager, City of Corvallis 

Jennifer Moreland, Executive Director, Downtown Corvallis Association 

Simon Date, President, Corvallis Chamber of Commerce 

Brad Attig, CEO, Corvallis Foundry Collective  

Livestream access will be available at and on Facebook. Questions from the public are encouraged, before or during the forum, and can be submitted to, or to the Advocate’s Facebook page.   

Moderators include Corvallis Advocate Editor Stevie Beisswanger and Publisher Steve Schultz. The City Club of Corvallis co-produces The Advocate’s CitySpeak Forums. Sponsors of note include Peak Sports, the First Alternative Natural Foods Co-op, and the Corvallis Sustainability Coalition. 

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