Grassroots Development: How a rising tide lifts all boats.  

For some, the terms community development and economic development have two distinct definitions and applications. For others, they are interchangeable and together, they represent a holistic approach to improving our […]

SeOPA 2022 Annual Report

DIRECTOR’S NOTE View the full report here: SeOPA 2022 Annual Report Looking back at the metrics, it’s clear that 2022 was the most active and productive year in our 20-year history. […]

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS – CPA & General Accounting Services

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS CPA & General Accounting Services December 21, 2022 PDF of RFP – SeOPA CPA & General Accounting Services RFP Purpose The Southeastern Ohio Port Authority (SeOPA) is seeking […]


If supporting the future of Belpre by voting YES for the upcoming school levy is something you intend to do, I like the way you think, but I didn’t write […]

SeOPA 2021 Year-End Stakeholders Report

To our Valued Stakeholders: It is our pleasure to once again share the highlights of our development efforts over the past year via the enclosed Year-in-Review. Similar to 2020, this […]

Muskingum River Industrial Park Specifications

Muskingum River Industrial Park Property Card This former American Electric Power coal-fired power plant has been fully demolished, remediated, and prepped for redevelopment. It features a 96-car unit-train rail loop […]

City of Belpre Reveals Economic Development Strategy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – BELPRE, OHIO – March 23, 2021 City of Belpre Reveals Economic Development Strategy  – View Full Report Here New economic development plan will guide economic development activities […]