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Wyandot Achieves Top Job Growth Rate in State of Ohio

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Wyandot County holds a new record as the county creating jobs at the fastest pace in the state of Ohio. A recent Ohio State University study compiling U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) data revealed that during the period from 2010 – 2018, Wyandot County delivered the highest job growth rate in the state of […]

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DaVita Prepares for New Wyandot County Operation

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Wyandot County will soon welcome a new entrant among its pool of healthcare providers.  DaVita Inc., a Fortune 500® company with over 2,000 locations nationwide, is set to open up a new location on the north side of Upper Sandusky this year.  DaVita is a leading provider of kidney care in the United States, which delivers dialysis services […]

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$212k in Grants Awarded for Arrowhead Commerce Park

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Arrowhead Commerce Park, the industrial park established in the Village of Carey less than 2 years ago, will see road access improvements in the near future.  Over recent months, two separate grants have been offered to improve the current road infrastructure in preparation for increased light and heavy truck traffic in the area. Over the […]

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Veterinarian to Establish Operations in Sycamore

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Mohawk Animal Hospital, a new veterinary operation owned and operated by Sally Chevalier, will establish operations in the Village of Sycamore later this year. Shortly after the Wyandot County Office of Economic Development (WCOED)worked to help establish a new Community Reinvestment Area (CRA) encompassing the Village of Sycamore, a real property tax incentive application was submitted for […]

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Hanon Systems Launching Production Operation in Carey, OH

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Hanon Systems, a leading global provider of automotive thermal solutions, is in the midst of launching a new manufacturing facility in Carey, Wyandot County, Ohio.  The 100,000 square foot Carey, OH facility that will be leased by Hanon Systems was completed in mid-2014 by Vaughn Equity Services.  The facility, which is expected to begin production […]

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WCOED Publishes 2014 BR&E Report

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The Wyandot County Office of Economic Development has released its annual formal report summarizing findings from the organization’s 2014 Business Retention & Expansion (BR&E) program.  Click here to view the 2014 Wyandot County BR&E Final Report, or click on the cover image. The BR&E program is designed to assist local organizations with the planning and implementing of projects to […]

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WCOED Holds 6th Annual Dinner – Presentations

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The Wyandot County Office of Economic Development 6th Annual Dinner held on Monday, November 10th was the organization’s most well-attended to date. Featured guests included winners of the first Wyandot County Distinguished Contribution to Economic Development Award; Kalmbach Feeds, Continental Structural Plastics, and Vaughn Industries. Also in attendance were WCOED board members, multiple local business […]

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Wyandot Co. Unemployment Rate Plunges in April

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Ohio unemployment figures released for April 2014 showed a significant drop in the local unemployment rate.  Wyandot County’s unemployment rate for April 2014 dropped over 1 percentage point from the previous month of May, which was 5.6% down to 4.4%. April marks the first time since October 2005 that the county’s unemployment rate was less than 5%.  According to […]