Prineville progress

Prineville business leaders aim for profits through a convention center.

Share this article!

In an effort to bring businesses and profit to the area, Prineville leaders have begun planning a convention and community center. Plans are not final, but the city is working to find a location and to fundraise for the building project.

Their plans, which have not been finalized, are to build a $3 million, 18,000- to 19,000-square-foot community and convention center within the next two years.

“We are trying to take our destiny into our own hands,” said John Allen, the president-elect of the Prineville-Crook County Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center.

Read the full story in The Bulletin.

Latest from Oregon Business Team