RFP for Economic Recovery Coordination for the Eastgate Regional Recovery Coordination

Sep 19, 2019 | Jobs

Request for Proposals

For

ECONOMIC RECOVERY COORDINATION

For The

Eastgate Regional Recovery Coordination:

Resiliency Planning & Implementation Following the Closure of GM Lordstown

Proposals

Accepted until October 18, 2019

Eastgate Regional Council of Governments

100 E. Federal St.

Suite 1000

Youngstown, OH 44503

Attn: Joann Esenwein, Director of Planning

 

LEGAL NOTICE

Sealed Proposals will be accepted until October 18, 2019 no later than 2PM, at Eastgate Regional Council of Governments, 100 E. Federal St. Youngstown, OH 44503.

Each team shall submit a total of six (6) copies of the Proposals in a sealed envelope clearly marked on the outside “Proposal for the Eastgate Economic Recovery Coordination.”

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Click Here for the Full Request for Proposals

Much more than just “drug houses”; State grants to fund commercial building demolition would propel county land banks as key drivers of Ohio’s economic development

In late April 2021, a legislative committee in the Ohio House held its second hearing to consider creating a $100 million grant program, exclusively for county land banks, to fund commercial building demolition. Ohio’s land bank statutes are recognized as a national model, uniquely providing an opt-in for county commissioners to direct tax collections to fund their county land banks’ activities. That revenue model, coupled with allocations from the state’s Hardest Hit Fund (specifically, the sun-setting Neighborhood Initiative Program), allowed land banks to grow in number during the past decade and thrive in addressing so-called nonproductive land in their communities. 

read more

Partnership Produces Success in Paulding County Through Northwest State Community College

Archbold, Ohio – Communication, collaboration, and partnerships are all sometimes a difficult ask. The ultimate goal of all three is to produce action that leads to meeting a goal or need. At Paulding High School, the goal was met as five students completed the Northwest State Community College welding course. The offering, consisting of two college level welding courses, came to fruition alongside the OhioMeansJobs-Defiance and Paulding Counties Office, the Paulding County Economic Development Office, Paulding High School, and Northwest State Community College.

read more