Why should your company consider Jay County, Indiana?


Welcome to the website of the Jay County Development Corporation

On behalf of the citizens, the communities and the various agencies, we welcome you to the website of the Jay County Development Corporation (JCDC). Economic and community development are central to the growth and development of our county and the communities of Portland, Dunkirk, Bryant, Pennville, Redkey and Salamonia.


What can the Jay County Development Corporation do for you?

  • site and building information
  • a link to various incentives at both the local and state levels
  • community information

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New Buildings & Sites

Jay County has an active and ever-growing list of buildings and sites for your use.


News & Events

Open Position

Jay County Development Corporation is currently accepting resumes for the Community Development Director. Send resume to the following: Jay County Development Corporation 118 S. Meridian Street, Ste B Portland, IN 47371 Email:  jhayes@jaycodev.org Please clic...
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Jay County COVID Business Survey

Several programs have been released over the last nine months to assist businesses that have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic, associated restrictions, and economic slowdown. Additionally, more programs may be released or revised in the future. We con...
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Portland Business Grants

8/19/20 – The City of Portland has made $150,000 available to businesses within the city to help with COVID-19 related costs.  Eligibility requirements and grant details can be found on Portland’s website in the link below: Portland Small Business...
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