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
- 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
- Lima Ohio Listed as Leading Location
Lima is a Leading Location In a recent study conducted by Area Development, Lima, Ohio was listed as one of the hottest places in America for new and expanding businesses. For the sixth year, Area Development has developed a list of Leading Locations derived from data collected during examination. Their multi-faceted approach collects a wide-variety of ...Read Full Story
- Economic Development Update
Economic Development Update Local leaders and stakeholders gathered on Wednesday, August 10 for an Economic Update meeting. The purpose of the gathering was to inform community leaders and the business community on events, primarily related to workforce development. During the conference, Joe Patton from Ohio Means Jobs – Allen County addressed the crowd regarding workforce status and ...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.