City of Orland Business
Over 300 businesses have licenses to conduct business in the City of Orland. A complete list, or a list of certain vendors (i.e. amusements, hotels, manufacturing), can be obtained by calling City Hall (530) 865-1600.
The State Board of Equalization collects state and local sales and use taxes with 1% of taxes collected within the city going to vital services such as police, fire, street maintenance, parks and library.
The City’s Economic Development Commission is advisory to the City Council, meeting the second Tuesday of the month at Carnegie Center at 6:00 P.M. for their regular meetings. Annually they set a priority list of items they want to work on and pursue for the City’s economic development. Some items they address are façade improvements, directional signs, clean and green entryways and researching options for development of the westside of Interstate 5. If you wish to be on their agenda, contact Angie Crook, City Clerk at (530) 865-1601.
The Orland Area Chamber of Commerce can be contacted at (530) 865-2311 or their website www.orland-chamber.com.
Beginning in 2013, through a contract with the Glenn County Human Resource Agency, The Center for Economic Development will work with both existing and start-up companies to provide loan prep, competitive intelligence, marketing services, financial services, website services and social media utilization. To receive these services an existing business or start-up must qualify as a microenterprise (under five employees) and be headquartered in Glenn County. Also, the owner must meet certain income qualifications. Glenn County has other resources for assisting employers. All interested entrepreneurs in Glenn County should contact Yassi Lam, Business Services Coordinator for Glenn County, at (530) 934-1494 or Michael Suplita from CED at (530) 898-3855.
Contact Pete Carr, City Manager, at (530) 865-1603 or firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions on starting or conducting business within the City Limits.