Tracked Senate Bills – December 2019

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Report of Regional Study Committee: The Regional Economic Development Alliance Study Committee issued a report December 12 containing recommendations to the Administration and General Assembly regarding economic development programs in Ohio. The report can be found at:

Tracked House Bills – December 2019

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House Breaks for Year: The House held its last legislative session December 12 before breaking for the year.  Among other bills passed by the House on its last day, HB 2 (the TechCred Program) was passed with the House approving the Conference Committee’s recommendations to resolve differences between the House and Senate.  The House also unanimously approved HB 264 which will help local governments refinance loans for water and wastewater infrastructure projects.

Historic Property Specialist – City of Middletown, Ohio

The City of Middletown’s Economic Development Department is seeking a self-motivated professional to serve as Historic Property Specialist. This position is responsible for overseeing all violations, inquires, and projects that apply to historic properties, landmarks, and properties located within designated historic districts.

Economic Development Specialist – Summit County Executive Ilene Shapiro

Under general direction; assists in implementing and coordinating special projects or programs for the department or agency; researches and recommends programs, projects or operational functions of the department or agency; represents the department head at various meetings; develops support documents, legislation, reports related to the assigned program or project. Performs other related duties as required.