ORS 275.318
Sale or lease of land located in industrial use zone

  • Industrial Development Revolving Fund
  • use of proceeds of sale


When the governing body of a county sells or leases real property acquired in any manner by the county, if that property is located in an area planned and zoned for industrial use under an acknowledged comprehensive plan of the county, the governing body may order all the moneys paid to the county under the terms of the sale be deposited with the county treasurer and credited to a special fund created by the governing body and designated the Industrial Development Revolving Fund of the county.


The county treasurer shall disburse the moneys in the Industrial Development Revolving Fund of the county only upon the written order of the county governing body and only for the purposes set forth in subsection (3) of this section.


The governing body of a county may expend moneys in an Industrial Development Revolving Fund created under this section only for:


The engineering, improvement, rehabilitation, construction, operation or maintenance, in whole or in part, including the preproject planning costs, of any development project authorized by ORS 271.510 (Definition of “industrial facility” for ORS 271.510 to 271.540) to 271.540 (County or city operation of industrial facility) or 280.500 (County economic development plan) that is located in the county and that could directly result in one of the following activities:


Manufacturing or other industrial production;


Agricultural development or food processing;


Aquacultural development or seafood processing;


Development or improved utilization of natural resources;


Operation of convention facilities or trade centers;


Operation of transportation or freight facilities; and


Other activities that represent new technology or types of economic enterprise the county governing body determines are needed to diversify the economic base of the county.


Construction of off-site transportation or utility infrastructure that is necessary or appropriate to serve the development project.


If moneys from the sale of county property located in an area planned and zoned for industrial use are not credited to the Industrial Development Revolving Fund of the county, those moneys shall be distributed as provided in ORS 275.275 (Distribution of proceeds).


The governing body of a county may sell, lease or convey the real property described in this section, including any part thereof or interest therein, at public or private sale, with or without advertisement, and do all acts necessary to the accomplishment of the sale, lease or conveyance. [1983 c.494 §1; 2013 c.248 §1]
Note: 275.318 (Sale or lease of land located in industrial use zone) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 275 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Source: Section 275.318 — Sale or lease of land located in industrial use zone; Industrial Development Revolving Fund; use of proceeds of sale, https://www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/bills_laws/ors/ors275.­html.

Form and effect of conveyance to county
Adverse possession of county lands
Sale of real estate not in use for county purposes
Conveyance pursuant to ORS 275.030
Authority to exchange lands offered for sale and not sold
Sale or donation to United States, state, government corporation or Indian tribe
Sale of county lands for public water supply purposes
Sale to certain county officers or employees of real property acquired by foreclosure of tax lien
Powers of county as to lands acquired on foreclosure of tax liens, or by exchange, devise or gift
Acquisition by county of 90 percent of the lots in a plat for taxes and purchase of remaining lots
Order to sell certain county lands
Sheriff’s notice of sale
Claims of municipal corporations against the land to be filed prior to sale
Time and place of sale
Certificate of sale
Sale return
Sale to record owner or contract purchaser of property
Definitions for ORS 275.110 to 275.250
Cash or installment sale
Sale of land not sold by sheriff
Filing of purchase agreement
Procedure upon default or breach under land sale contract
Sale of county land by private sale
Taxation of county lands sold under purchase agreement
Notice to county assessor of sale or resale
Lands acquired by county on tax foreclosure exempt from taxes of other taxing districts
Distribution of proceeds
Sale or lease of timber on county lands
Sale or lease of right to prospect for and remove minerals or oil and gas from county lands
Validation of certain conveyances prior to August 3, 1955
Sale of minerals or mineral rights
Sale of mineral or other interest in county lands less than fee
Partition of land in which county has acquired interest
Conveyance by county of reserved or excepted mineral rights
Contents of application
Notice of hearing
Sale or lease of land located in industrial use zone
Designation of county forests, parks and recreational areas
Conveyance of county forests, parks or recreational areas
Exchanging land within county forest
Sale or lease of forest products, minerals or oil and gas from county forestland
Recording orders of county
Validation of conveyances prior to January 1, 1941
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