Blockland Solutions Conference: Dec 9-11

Oct 28, 2019 | Events, Newsletter

December 9-11, 2019

Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland

 

Blockland Solutions cuts through the hype with real conversations about real issues and how blockchain and other emerging technologies can solve them to make organizations more competitive and secure, with a dedicated cybersecurity component to examine how to protect your company as a new technology landscape unfolds.

Don’t miss this opportunity to interact with top business and government leaders, solutions providers and innovators. Click here to register today and use OEDA to save 20%!

Ohio Ports Eligible for $23 Million in Development Funding

A new program  — the Ohio Maritime Assistance Program program — is providing funding to ports along the Ohio River and Lake Erie or businesses within ports.

The Program began accepting applications from ports in late January and will continue through March 27. The program is making available $11 million through June 30 and an additional $12 million for the 12 months ending June 30, 2021.

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Large TIFs may be eligible for one-time extension opportunity

During fall 2019, the General Assembly changed Ohio law governing tax increment financing (“TIF”) exemptions in a big way.  For certain TIF projects, local communities can extend the exemptions – and therefore continue to redirect property tax millage to necessary public infrastructure improvements – up to 30 additional years. 

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