OEDA Secures Important Changes to Enterprise Zone Program 

Ohio Enterprise Zone Sunset Provision Removed in State Budget. OEDA secured a legislative victory on an issue important to many of its members as part of the grueling state budget deliberations and debate. Under existing law, the Ohio Enterprise Zone program was set…

State Budget Update: Governor’s Vetoes

Governor Kasich used his powers of line-item veto to strike 47 items from the Legislature’s budget before signing the bill late Friday June 30. One of the most controversial provisions struck was one that which would have ended new enrollment in Medicaid starting July 1, 2018, for…

Ohio Certified Economic Developer Requirements

The Ohio Certified Economic Developer (Ohio CED) credential is designed to demonstrate the depth and breadth of an individual’s knowledge and their ability to apply that knowledge to the benefit of their community or organization.  It is a voluntary certification for practitioners…

2018 Ohio Basic Economic Development Course

We’re sorry we missed you at the 2017 Ohio Basic Economic Development Course (OBEDC). Plans are underway for the 2018 Ohio Basic Course and we are excited to bring you another outstanding program. The date and agenda will be announced soon. Be sure to check back later…