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For a Successful Tourism Business
On this Industry Resources page we’ve assembled the most current and relevant resources in running a tourism business on the Oregon Coast.
Other resources include industry events listings where you can find professional development opportunities as well as information regarding industry planning meetings. Please join us and share your thoughts in helping us build a vibrant tourism industry that improves the livability of our coastal communities while offering unique world class experiences that keep our visitors coming back.
Coronavirus Helpful Resources
March 23, 2020
March 20, 2020
March 19, 2020
March 16, 2020
March 12, 2020
The novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, first identified in Wuhan, China in late 2019 has now spread to at least 76 countries including the United States and has infected more than 100,000 people.
Here in Oregon, the Oregon Health Authority has confirmed 21 positive cases for COVID-19. Oregon Governor Kate Brown has also issued a moratorium on all public gatherings of more than 250 people statewide for four weeks, effective immediately. This community mitigation effort is considered the quickest and most effective means of containing COVID-19 transmissions. We urge all travelers to check in with event organizers before traveling and take protective measures against COVID-19 while you travel:
- Wash hands frequently with soap and water
- Do not touch your mouth, nose, and eyes with unwashed hands
- Avoid close contact with those who are sick, and avoid public places if you develop respiratory illness symptoms like fever and cough
- Finally, remember that viruses don’t discriminate. The coronavirus does not target people from specific populations, ethnicities or racial backgrounds.
Governor Kate Brown Official Statement regarding her directive to cancel all gatherings and events with more than 250 people (until April 8).
Updated information about COVID-19 in Oregon.
March 13, 2020 – Oregon Health Authority Update
Updated information about COVID in general here.
Data and information specifically for the Oregon Coronavirus Response.
Travel industry messaging and resources.
Resources for businesses.