Ever wonder how Bend stacks up against other small cities across the U.S? According to the Milken Institute, the Bend-Redmond area is the “Best Performing Small City” in the country for jobs, wages and overall economic health. The Los-Angeles based research organization bestowed the #1 spot to Bend for the fourth year running. It’s a great time to move to Bend! Read more about Bend’s ranking in the Milken Institute Report here.