List of restaurants offering carryout and delivery as well as updated hours of
Alleguard Repurposes Lancaster Facility, Creating Ohio Hub for Protective Foam Solutions
Alleguard, formerly Fabricated Packaging Materials Inc., announced a $900,000 expansion at its Lancaster location, adding 85 new jobs over the next few years in machine operators, clerical positions, supervisors and managers with hiring currently underway. By adding new equipment through this investment, the company is repurposing its existing space, allowing for new hires to start immediately.
Grants Enable Zebco to Expand Business
Zebco, a foam packaging provider in downtown Lancaster, was
recently granted a $50,000 JobsOhio Inclusion Grant to invest in machinery and
Governor DeWine Tours Workforce Center, Meets with Students and Officials
Discovery Friday at the Workforce Center was made extra special last week as Governor Mike DeWine paid a visit to meet the students and community partners, County Commissioners, and education leaders, who all play a vital role in the success of the Center.
The Fairfield County Workforce Center to partner with Ohio University, Hocking College in Appalachian Semiconductor Education and Technical (ASCENT) Ecosystem through Intel grant funding
Coalition will collaborate to create pathways for increased student learning, workforce development in support of state’s growing semiconductor industry
Fairfield County Requests Proposals for Economic Development Strategic Plan
As Fairfield County prepares for future growth, the county commissioners have announced they are seeking proposals for a comprehensive economic development strategic plan. The plan will focus on smart growth to ensure the county maintains a balance between its agricultural base and expansion of residential and commercial land.
Area 20 Issues Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for Video Production Services
Fairfield County Workforce Recovery Initiative
Fairfield County is extending its request for financial and business coaching opportunities for its Revolving Loan Clients
Fairfield 33 Alliance Announces Laura Tussing New Chair of the Board
Fairfield County looking for qualified individuals or companies to support small businesses with financial and consulting services.
Fairfield County Pledges Support for Broadband Expansion
Grant Writing Services for Fairfield County Townships and Villages
Today the State of Ohio is announcing the launch of four new small business grant programs:
- Food and Beverage establishment Grant
- Lodging Grant
- Entertainment Venue Grant
- And New Small Business Grant (for businesses that started in 2020)
These grants range from up to $10,000 to $30,000. Businesses will be limited in applying for one of the above programs. Please see the attached program briefings.
Applications will go live on Tuesday morning. More details to come.
Applicants will be able to apply at the website https://businesshelp.ohio.gov/ The website was updated this morning with additional information, including each program’s terms and conditions.
As always if you have any questions, please reach out to one of our SBDC counselors for assistance.
Fairfield County Workforce Center to Offer Ready to Work Manufacturing Program
GET READY-TO-WORK MANUFACTURING
Fairfield County Awards Loans and Requests Applicants for COVID Relief Loans
ODJFS Creates New Hotline for Victims of Unemployment Identity Theft.
To file a fraudulent
Learn more about Lancaster, OH Community Development Department
Ohio Home Relief Grant Opportunity (OHRG) offers rent, mortgage and water and sewer assistance. The State of Ohio has designated a portion of the CARES funding to help low-income Ohioans who have fallen behind on their rent, mortgage, and water bills. This program will help families and individuals in Fairfield County, Ohio that have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Individuals must be at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines. More Information on OHRG.
Fairfield County Workforce Training Center to Offer HVAC Courses
Fairfield County Receives $913,000 Grant For Covid Relief Business Loans
Energy Grant can Help Fairfield County Businesses Save on Energy Costs
About Fairfield 33 Corridor
Ranging from the cities of Canal Winchester, Lancaster, and Pickerington; the Fairfield 33 Corridor encompasses Violet, Bloom and Greenfield Townships and is located directly between the urban area of Columbus and the scenic beauty of the Hocking Hills. Fairfield County is only a one-day drive for 60% of the United States population and 50% of the Canadian population.
The Corridor has abundant resources that allow businesses to operate efficiently and effectively. In the Corridor, businesses can: