Economic Development

Collaboration Forms Mahoning Valley is for Entrepreneurs

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — A collaboration of organizations ranging from some of the Mahoning Valley’s major players in economic development to agencies not normally associated with economic development is coordinating on creating a resource pipeline for entrepreneurs. The newly formed organization, Mahoning Valley is for Entrepreneurs, steers entrepreneurs to resources they may need depending on the […]

Columbiana Port Authority Updates Its Rules

EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio – The Columbiana County Port Authority’s updated rules and regulations will enable its board members to become more involved in economic development projects. The last time the port authority’s rules and regulations were updated was 1982. “It has not been amended for 35 years, so obviously it needed to be amended,” Executive […]

New York Blower to Begin $4.7M Plant Expansion

NEW CASTLE – The New York Blower Co. will hold a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday for a $4.7 million expansion project at its 15,000-square-foot plant here. The addition will increase the company’s Shenango Commerce Park location by more than 30,000 square feet, the company said. The expansion will result in the retention of 18 jobs and […]

Six to Be Honored by Lawrence Chamber Sept. 14

NEW CASTLE, Pa. — Dennis M. Davin, secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development, will be the keynote speaker for the 2017 Economic Development !mpact Awards program Sept. 14. The program is sponsored by the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce. Honorees include Horizon Supply Co., Mitcheltree Bros. Logging & Lumber, New Castle […]


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