Relocation Information

Oregon’s Adventure Coast, consisting of Coos Bay, North Bend and Charleston, is truly unique. Our business and professional people accentuate individuality and character. Our retailers strike a balance between distinctively-local shops and nationally-known chains.

Whether a first time visitor, prospective new resident or business owner considering relocation, once you come here, you’ll never want to leave.

Thinking of Moving Here?

We love when people want to join our community. Request a relocation packet and let us help get you started. Please make sure to include your address!

Moving your business?

We have many entities who are at your service for all your business needs and want to help make you successful.

Bay Area Chamber of Commerce
Executive Director: Timm Slater
145 Central Ave, Coos Bay, OR 97420
South Coast Development Council
Executive Director: Sam Baugh
50 Central Ave, Coos Bay, OR 97420


Professional Development/Employee Training Services

Southwestern Oregon Community College

The SWOCC Small Business Development Center provides practical business information including confidential advising services, referrals to business assistance programs, affordable business training and a multitude of business resources for business success.  We focus on the retention and expansion of established businesses, as well as helping businesses get started.  Advising services are free and include: marketing, financing sources, growth, cash flow, record keeping, technology, customer service, business planning, strategic planning, export/import, human resources, sales skills, budgeting, market research, lender relations and much more.  Upcoming training programs are listed on the SWOCC website or at  A free, confidential business advising session or registration for a low cost training can be scheduled by calling 541-756-6866 or emailing Mary Loiselle at

Workforce Development

Southwestern’s Workforce Development Department delivers high-quality technical and professional training in career-oriented programs that are specific to your employees needs. Whether your organization is for-profit or non-profit, private, public or government, we have experience in a wide variety of industry settings. Trainings can be delivered on-site, on campus or online. For more information, call 541-888-7328.

Downtown/Merchants Associations

Coos Bay Downtown Association
Contact: Holly Boardman, Executive Director
Charleston Merchants Association
Contact: Tim Hyatt
C/O Sunset Bay Golf Course