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Oregon to Review Design for New Apartment Complex

Oregon to Review Design for New Apartment Complex

Published by The Blade on Sat, 04/03/2021 By: Kate Snyder As part of Oregon’s plan to establish a town center, a project to build a 200-unit apartment complex on Pickle Road is headed to design review with hopes for opening to tenants in about a year. “We’re simply in...

Toledo Ranked No. 1 in Site Selection Governor’s Cup Awards

Toledo Ranked No. 1 in Site Selection Governor’s Cup Awards

Six other Northwest Ohio communities also placed high Northwest Ohio made a dramatic statement with its showing in the annual Site Selection Governor’s Cup awards. Seven cities within the 17-county Northwest Ohio footprint were ranked among the best nationally based...

Investment Profile: NW Ohio

Investment Profile: NW Ohio

Site Selection Magazine - by Mark Arend Northwest Ohio was never short on infrastructure assets of interest to business and industry. These include a CSX intermodal terminal in North Baltimore, south of Toledo; the convergence of Interstates 75 and 90, among others;...

Auto parts maker Adler Pelzer Group coming to Oregon

Auto parts maker Adler Pelzer Group coming to Oregon

The Blade - June 8th, 2020 Written by JAY SKEBBA Another international auto parts manufacturer is setting up shop in northwest Ohio and bringing dozens of jobs to the region. The German-based Adler Pelzer Group is expanding its operations in North America and moving...

COVID-19 Job Search Resource

COVID-19 Job Search Resource

Today, Lt. Governor Husted announced that the Governor’s Office of Workforce Transformation has developed a website specifically geared toward matching essential businesses with Ohioans who are able and willing to work as an essential employee during the COVID-19...

Biggest Week festival canceled after coronavirus outbreak

Biggest Week festival canceled after coronavirus outbreak

OAK HARBOR — The Biggest Week in American Birding festival, which was scheduled to take place May 8-17, is the latest major event to be canceled due to the coronavirus and the cascade of restrictions related to efforts to stop the spread of the pathogen. Kimberly...

Ohio Receives Disaster Declaration

Ohio Receives Disaster Declaration

Today, the State of Ohio qualified for the U.S. Small Business Administration's (SBA) Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program. This program provides low-interest loans up to $2 million in order to help businesses overcome the temporary loss of revenue during the...

Oregon has eyes on building a downtown

Oregon has eyes on building a downtown

Publish by The Blade on Feb 1, 2019 By: Jay Skebba The city of Oregon is continuing to acquire land in its quest to attract developers and create a town center. Oregon accepted an offer to enter into a lease-purchase agreement with the owner of the former Kmart site...

Oregon applies for funds for infrastructure project

Oregon applies for funds for infrastructure project

Published by The Press on Tue, 09/03/2019 By: Kelly Kaczala The City of Oregon has applied for funding from the Economic Development Administration (EDA) for the Cedar Point Development – Parkway Road Infrastructure Improvements project. “We’re going after federal...

The Best Places to Start a Business in Ohio

The Best Places to Start a Business in Ohio

Published by Nerdwallet on May 4, 2015 By: Jonathan Todd, CFA Throughout the late 19th and early 20th centuries, Ohio occupied the center of America’s industrial heart. The burgeoning United States economy couldn’t get enough of the region’s cars and steel, and in...

Ohio’s Most Efficient Natural Gas Power Plant Now Online

Ohio’s Most Efficient Natural Gas Power Plant Now Online

Lucas County facility powers more than 700,000 homes Oregon, OH (August 21, 2017) — Oregon Clean Energy Center welcomed Governor John Kasich today for a ceremonial ribbon cutting of Ohio’s newest, most efficient natural gas power generating facility. The Oregon Clean...