AG Releases Ohio Economic Development Manual; OEDA Proud Partner in Effort

Sep 22, 2017 | News, Newsletter

Mike DeWine.
Ohio Attorney General.

In conjunction with OEDA and economic development professionals from across the state, the Office of the Attorney General has created the Ohio Economic Development Manual to help current and prospective businesses, local governments, and economic development practitioners better understand the legal landscape of economic development in Ohio.

The guide is a unique and valuable resource for questions about the legal framework for economic development in Ohio.

Click HERE for more information and to download the most current version of the manual.

A Stronger Workforce through Understanding Mental Health and Addiction

About three months ago, we launched our Recovery Within Reach campaign, a first-of-its-kind effort to educate Ohioans about the financial effects of opioid addiction — and to connect them with treatment options close to their homes.

Our goal is to create a new way of talking about addiction, one in which people consider the facts and practical realities of how substance use disorder affects their lives. Not long ago, Gov. Mike DeWine challenged all of us in state government to think of ways we could help Ohioans navigate the opioid crisis that has affected our state for so long. For us, that meant considering the financial effects of addiction — and providing tools and trainings to help Ohioans and financial advisers talk about addiction and access care.

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Newark Development Partners continues to make strides in Downtown Newark

Newark Development Partners (NDP), the community improvement corporation for the City of Newark, continues to further development in the Downtown through various projects. The sale of the Hudson Avenue Church with surrounding property, the renewal of the Downtown Special Improvement District and the commencement of construction at the Historic Arcade are all recent successes for the City of Newark.

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