We're creating an economic engine to transform Rockwood into a prosperous, healthy and thriving community that provides opportunity for all

Groundbreaking in 2019       Completion in 2021

Construction has begun. To stay informed of changes on the site, visit our updates page or watch the hour-by-hour construction update!

Latest Shot

Hour-by-hour update provided by Digital Works, Inc.


Project Plan

JOB TRAINING AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Get job training in manufacturing, construction, medical, technology and food service fields. 
Launch your small business dream with our small business assistance programs. 

MARKET HALL
Shop at nearly two dozen new fresh and prepared food vendors at your new international grocery marketplace. 
Start your new business in your new co-working space.

MIXED-USE VILLAGE
Get access to a new health clinic, child care, community bank, and employment services. 
Take computer classes and learn new skills. 
Make yourself at home in one of our mixed income apartments (including affordable units). 

COMMUNITY PLAZA
Come play in the new public square, with a water feature and playground for kids, public art, festivals and events.
 

Concept rendering facing west with new plaza and three buildings, including the public market hall.  Not pictured: renovation of existing building to become the future home of manufacturing and construction apprenticeship programs.

Concept rendering facing west with new plaza and three buildings, including the public market hall.

Not pictured: renovation of existing building to become the future home of manufacturing and construction apprenticeship programs.

WHERE:

5.5-acre Commission owned property at 18535 S.E. Stark St. - the former Fred Meyer site.

The City of Gresham Redevelopment Commission acquired the former Fred Meyer site in 2006.  With our partner RKm Development, we are developing over 200,000 square feet of new commercial, office, and retail space that will serve Rockwood, including over 100 new mixed-income apartment homes.