FINDLAY, OHIO – A downtown Findlay redevelopment plan will receive $325,000 in state historic preservation tax credits, the only northwest Ohio project to receive the boost in this award cycle. Buildings near the Hancock County Courthouse will be transformed into a mixed-use project to include commercial office space and six apartments, according to the Ohio… Read more »
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FINDLAY, OHIO – A soon-to-be-developed technical center in Findlay will centralize Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s top-level research and development and eventually influence products made the world over. The company plans to spend $35.5 million to develop the site, which is on the campus of Cooper’s global headquarters. The idea, officials say, is to have… Read more »
FINDLAY, OHIO – The McLane Co. Inc., a wholesale grocery products distributor, said on Tuesday that it plans to build a $119 million distribution facility in Findlay that will create an estimated 425 full-time jobs. McLane, a $44 billion firm that supplies convenience stores, mass merchandisers, drug stores, and chain restaurants, plans to construct a… Read more »
FINDLAY, OHIO – (Toledo News Now) Findlay City Council has taken the next step in improving safety in the city’s downtown. In a unanimous vote, council members gave Service and Safety Director Paul Schmelzer permission to apply for the ODOT transportation alternatives program grant. The grant would go towards the city’s downtown revitalization plan which… Read more »
FINDLAY, OHIO – A performing arts center slated to open in downtown Findlay in fall, 2015, has garnered more than $13 million from private and corporate donors, and now has a public phase of the campaign seeking to raise another $2 million. The Marathon Center for the Performing Arts will incorporate the art-deco facade of… Read more »
FINDLAY, OHIO – Marathon Petroleum further expands its unshakeable commitment to its hometown. Marathon Petroleum Corp. spun off from Houston-based Marathon Oil in 2011. But it’s been a bedrock presence in Findlay, Ohio, part of the Toledo metro area, for more than 125 years, and employs more than 1,800 people in the area. A new… Read more »
Findlay Commerce Park, southwest of the Interstate 75-Hancock County 99 interchange, is ideal for businesses handling banking, credit card and marketing data, American Electric Power said Monday. The site at Findlay’s north edge is one of only two in American Electric Power’s service area in Ohio to win the distinction. Hilliard is the other. American… Read more »