Real American Strength.
Strength. Real American Strength. The kind of strength that’s more than being powerful, its a combination of people, place and partnership that created the kind of strength that makes Lima/Allen County unlike any other city or county in Ohio. Together, we’ve made a community that’s far more than a place on the map.
We work in collaboration with state and local partners to offer comprehensive services to prospective businesses considering Lima/Allen County. From financing options, such as the D’Arcy Loan, and other initiatives, we provide resources to grow and develop Allen County. We leverage the many strengths and attributes of the region’s skilled workforce, transportation and technology corridors, educational resources, real estate options, and infrastructure to spur economic growth for the communities we serve.
Gateway Industrial Park Receives Certification
The Allen Economic Development Group, AEP and Regional Growth Partnership are proud to announce that Gateway Commerce Industrial Park has been certified as an Austin Consulting – American Electric Power Certified Site for the Food & Beverage Sector. This means that Gateway Commerce is shovel-ready for any food and beverage processors looking to locate in our area
- MakerFest 2016 Recap
MakerFest 2016: Huge Success MakerFest, a two-day event, connected students, employees and employers and promoted the great opportunities in advanced manufacturing in our community. The event was held at the Veteran’s Memorial Civic & Convention Center and featured 75 local companies. This year’s event was expanded to include health care and service industries. Click here to read ...Read Full Story
- Allen County Land Bank
Land Bank Awarded $4.5 million The Allen County Land Bank recently announced that they have received $4.5 million for the Neighborhood Initiative Program. The program is designed to rejuvenate the community. The funds will be used to demolish a number of homes in the community that are property values in neighboring areas. The land bank has a ...Read Full Story
- Focus Group Volunteers Wanted!
Volunteers for Focus Group Allen Economic Development Group is searching for volunteers to participate in one of the six focus groups they are conducting to evaluate shifts in population and gather insight to help transform the region in the future. Focus groups will be held daily from Sept. 19 to Sept. 23 in Lima. Focus Group Topics: Examining ...Read Full Story
Visit our map room and use our interactive map of Lima/Allen County to see where various companies and organizations are located within the county. You can search by location or industry. We also have maps of Lima/Allen County, our transportation corridors, and more.
Sites and Buildings
Whether you’re looking for shovel-ready sites or existing buildings and warehouses – we have what you’re looking for on our Sites & Buildings search tool. Click here to search for available sites and buildings in Lima/Allen County.