Lake County Development Council

The mission of the Lake County Development Council is to raise awareness of economic issues and initiate a process to address problems and opportunities impacting Lake County business conditions.

Nov. 14 Luncheon: City of Mentor Economic Development

Please join us for this luncheon meeting in at Dino’s in Willoughby. Ronald M. Traub, Director of Economic & Community Development, City of Mentor is presenting. Info & registration…

Lake County Development Council Presents the Sixteenth Annual Economic Forum on October 1

Save the date–Wednesday, October 1, 2014 from 7:30-9:30 a.m. for the annual Lake County Development Council Economic Forum in Mentor, Ohio! Michael Bryan, VP and Sr. Economist of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and Jason Whitmer, President of Market Research are presenting. Info & Registration…

Sept. 12 Luncheon: City of Painesville Update

Please join us for this luncheon meeting in at Dino’s in Willoughby. Speaker Anthony J. Carson, Jr. will present “City of Painesville Update” Info & registration…

July/August 2014 Newsletter

Vacant and Abandoned Properties: Trending Down; NASA Engineers Provide Free Consultation to Area Small Business With Manufacturing or Technical Issues; Time for an Economic Turnaround

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The News-Herald on the Lake County Annual Legislative Breakfast

Thanks to The News-Herald for covering the 19th Annual Legislative Breakfast featuring U.S. Rep. Dave Joyce, state Sen. Nina Turner, state Sen. John Eklund, state Rep. Ron Young, state Rep. John Rogers, and Lake County Commissioner Dan Troy.

Results of the Lake County Nursery Industry Survey

From the Summary
Total Lake County Nursery Industry (LCNI) employment is estimated at 1327 jobs, a payroll of over $30 million and total annual estimated sales of $87.5 million. The average LCNI firm has sales of $605,000 of container grown crops and $488,000 of field grown crops. The typical firm has been in business almost 35 years, is headed by an owner over 50 years of age, and employs about 2 family
members, 11 permanent full time employees and about 23 seasonal employees.

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Manufacturing Data White Paper

Manufacturing is alive, well and prospering in Lake County. Browse our white paper for recent stats on manufacturing.

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