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Acronyms are so prevalent nowadays that we typically take them for granted and recognize right away what they mean. But as a business reporter at The News-Review for the past three months I’ve come across acronyms that not even an Acronym Pro would know. I figure since we’re in this together I’d share them with you. Think of it as a kind of fun Thanksgiving Weekend quiz. The acronyms are below; what they mean is on the bottom of page B2. Good luck!

Acronyms

1. SDC

2. DCIDB

3. UEDP

4. CDD

5. DRA

6. COR

7. SUVIP

8. COREDC

9. RUSA

10. URA

11. PUD

12. BLI

13. HNA

14. RFP

15. SOQ

16. OLCC

17. CAFR

18. TLT

19. CUP

20. TIS

Acronym Meanings

1. System Development Charge

2. Douglas County Industrial Development Board

3. Umpqua Economic Development Partnership

4. Community Development District

5. Downtown Roseburg Association

6. City Of Roseburg

7. South Umpqua Valley Industrial Park

8. City Of Roseburg Economic Development Commission

9. Roseburg Urban Sanitary Authority

10. Urban Renewal Agency

11. Planned Urban Development

12. Buildable Land Inventory

13. Housing Needs Analysis

14. Request For Proposals

15. Statement Of Qualifications

16. Oregon Liquor Control Commission

17. Comprehensive Annual Financial Report

18. Transient Lodging Tax

19. Conditional Use Permit

20. Transportation Impact Study

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