May 15, 2023
AEP Ohio is dedicated to helping educate economic development partners across the state. They provided Gwynn Stewart, Community Development Educator IV in Noble County, with a scholarship to attend the Ohio Economic Development Course offered through the Ohio Economic Development Association. The course is the first requirement toward the Ohio Certified Economic Developer (Ohio CED) credential. The intensive training experience is focused on building healthy economies for Ohio’s communities.
May 11, 2023
As a community and economic development tool, counties can utilize Transportation Improvement Districts (TIDs) to develop transportation projects. TIDS are an innovative community and economic development tool for facilitating planning and funding of roadway projects. They help access and manage funding that improves highway infrastructure to spur economic growth in a specific geographical region.
Jan 23, 2023
On December 7, during the OSU Extension Annual Conference awards ceremony, Sarah Orlando was presented the Raymond A. Schindler Excellence in Community Development Extension Award. Since joining Ohio State University Extension, Ohio Sea Grant as a Program Manager in Cleveland in 2011, she has truly demonstrated a record of excellence in creative and scholarly work, teaching, and service to community and profession.