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Economic Development: Developer Plans Winery Along Warren’s Riverfront | September 21, 2017

Developer Plans Winery Along Warren’s Riverfront

VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio – A downtown Warren developer wants to acquire Warren’s Scope center as soon as he can and convert the West Market Street property on the downtown peninsula into a winery. The Western Reserve Port Authority, at its meeting here Wednesday morning, authorized accepting the senior center’s building and an adjacent parking lot […]

Economic Development: Amazon Here? Local Leaders May Give It a Long Shot | September 20, 2017

Amazon Here? Local Leaders May Give It a Long Shot

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber is exploring how the Mahoning Valley might compete for online retail giant Amazon’s proposed second headquarters. The Seattle company’s promise of a $5 billion investment has metropolitan areas around the country putting together proposals in advance of its Oct. 19 deadline for submissions. According to the request […]

Economic Development: ‘Power of 32’ Wants to Invest Here, Sets Oct. 12 Event | September 18, 2017

‘Power of 32’ Wants to Invest Here, Sets Oct. 12 Event

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A Pittsburgh-based super fund that commands $49 million to encourage development across 32 counties – including Mahoning and Columbiana counties — is gaining traction. The Power of 32 Site Development Fund LP, an effort launched two years ago that constitutes 14 financial and development partners, has to date made four investments in […]

Economic Development: Enclave Project Gets $4M Float Loan, $500K Water Grant | September 14, 2017

Enclave Project Gets $4M Float Loan, $500K Water Grant

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The city’s Board of Control has finalized a $4.5 million incentive package to assist The Enclave, a new student housing and retail center being developed at Youngstown State University. The board approved a development agreement Thursday between the city and Youngstown Campus Associates LLC, a subsidiary of LRC Realty, Akron, which is […]