Don’t Miss IEDC’s Annual Conference in Atlanta!

Jul 26, 2018 | Events, Newsletter

It is hard to believe that in the fall 2018 Annual Conference in Atlanta is right around the corner. The Atlanta Host Committee, along with IEDC staff, is working hard to provide an awesome program that you will not want to miss.​
Check it out today!

Conference Web Site

Conference Brochure

Manufacturing Checklist Offers Insight into Food Ready Sites

When it comes to choosing a building or site, food manufacturers have unique needs. That means finding a suitable location can often be a challenge.

If you have a client looking for a suitable food site, here is a checklist containing site and building attributes you need to consider. Fortunately, Ohio has sites across the state that meet the needs of food and beverage companies making products used around the world.

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Building Partnerships Helps Communities Offer Transportation Systems that Impact Rural Quality of Life

Communities with no or limited access to public transportation still exist across rural Appalachian Ohio. Nationally, only 11 percent of rural residents report having access to transportation near their home, compared to 83 percent of central cities in metropolitan statistical areas. Whether it is access to transportation for Medicaid medical appointments, the need for senior citizens to get to the grocery store or other needs, limited resources can impact quality of life in a community.

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