Economic Development

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

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

Staff Contact
Jonathon Hallberg, Deputy Director of Economic