Portage County Progress

Here’s the latest in Portage County economic development.

News & Updates

PDB Welcomes Oldcastle Lawn & Garden to Portage County!

International mulch manufacturer eyes vacant Suffield factory; $2.2 million in improvements planned for site Diane Smith Record-Courier An international firm that makes mulch and soil for big box hardware stores is eying a long vacant factory on the southern edge of...

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Portage County Saw Strong Economic Growth in 2020

Portage County Saw Strong Economic Growth in 2020 Ravenna, OH – “In 2020, Portage County witnessed an investment of over $124.3 million in industrial and office development,” reported by President Brad Ehrhart to the Portage Development Board’s first quarterly board...

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Welcome PDB’s Newest Investor!

Join us in welcoming the newest Investor in PDB, V2 Technology! V2 Technology provides high-growth companies in NE Ohio with a full-range of information technology services that includes MyCIO strategy/execution custom solutions, talent sourcing and government support...

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PDB Distributes PPE Toolkits to Local Small Businesses

Portage Development Board Distributes PPE Toolkits to Portage County Small Businesses Ravenna, OH – The Portage Development Board is assisting in the final distribution of the PPE Safety Toolkits, donated by JobsOhio, to our local small businesses! The donations will...

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Who calls Portage County home?

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