Economic Development

Several resources to assist with the facilitation of economic growth and redevelopment are available to businesses, developers, property owners and site selectors.

New Business and Active Development Projects 

Property Locations and Potential Buildings

  • GIS/City Maps – maps and data map layers regarding property throughout the city
  • Parcel Lookup – data regarding ownership, valuations, land area, taxes, property improvements
  • Available Buildings & Sites – search the Southwest Michigan First website for available properties in Portage (including a variety of socio-economic data for the city overall and in proximity to specific sites)

Access / Transportation and Utility Network

Work Force and Labor Information