- Create and sustain jobs.
- Diversify regional economy.
- Provide and improve financial return for the Port district using marine, aviation, industrial, recreational, staff & financial resources with quality customers.
Formed under State Law (ORS Chapter 777), the Port of St Helens was created in 1940 to engage in public development activities. Under Oregon Law, Port Districts have a broad range of economic development powers. The boundaries include Scappoose, St. Helens, Columbia City, Rainier & Clatskanie