Ohio Maritime Assistance Program Provides Unique Opportunity for River Terminals/Ports

The Ohio Department of Transportation recently announced finalization of the $23 million dollar grant program for eligible Port Authorities (see below) The port authority owns an active marine cargo terminal located on the shore of Lake Erie or the Ohio river or on a Lake Erie tributary. The port authority is located in a federally […]

Business Retention and Expansion Visits for 2020

Business Retention & Expansion Meeting (BRE) Purpose and Agenda 2020 Last year we conducted 20+ in-person Business visits. These visits are what ultimately informs most of our data about local economic performance, high performing businesses, areas of potential growth, and market trends. Business Retention and Expansion visits are the lifeblood of economic development organizations and […]

Port Authority Announces New Board Member, Officers Slate for 2020

For Immediate Release: MARIETTA, OH- The Southeastern Ohio Port Authority announces the appointment of Dr. Anthony Huffman to its Board of Directors, as well as approval of its slate of officers for 2020. Joining the Board of Directors is Dr. Anthony Huffman, Director of Adult Technical Training at the Washington County Career Center. Dr. Huffman […]