Economic Gateway http://www.growpiquanow.org Grow Piqua Now News RSS Feed Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:59:08 -0700 en-us The Future is Bright for Students at the Upper Valley Career Center http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17599 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 We had the opportunity to speak with Tony Trapp, Apprenticeship Coordinator at Upper Valley Career Center in Piqua, Ohio about the exciting transformation that is taking place among students. When the... Indian Ridge plans new subdivision http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17532 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 PIQUA — Residents of Indian Ridge will be seeing new neighbors as the Indian Ridge Builders plan a new subdivision. The Piqua Planning Commission approved construction documents for street an... Garbry Ridge planning expansion http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17531 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Wed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 PIQUA — Garbry Ridge Assisted Living is planning an expansion of its existing facility in addition to constructing independent senior living cottages with hopes of breaking ground on the project... Chamber honors Top 100 students http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17557 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Tue, 29 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 PIQUA — On April 25, the Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce hosted the 54th Annual Top 100 Scholastic Banquet honoring Piqua students from Piqua High School, Lehman Catholic High School, Upper Valle... Kasich Signs Executive Order to Encourage More Autonomous Vehicle Testing http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17530 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 28 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 COLUMBUS— Ohio Governor John R. Kasich signed an executive order to authorize autonomous vehicle testing in Ohio and to lay out a roadmap for how the automotive industry can test their technolog... Ohio’s Energy Investments Positively Impact Communities http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17529 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Energy projects have a positive ripple effect Ohio’s energy sector is growing, largely due to its highly productive Utica shale deposit. This shale growth, coupled with low energy prices, has... Chautauqua week coming in June http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17206 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 PIQUA — The Ohio Humanities Council will present Ohio Chautauqua in Piqua from June 5-8, at the Hance Pavilion in Fountain Park. With a theme of “Modern Legends,” the five-day event ... Kettering Health Network http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17463 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Kettering Health Network has purchased 7 acres of land at 308 S. Looney Road near state route 36 in Piqua. Kettering Health Network continues to look for ways to partner with our communit... Carbon Fiber Poised to Revolutionize Ohio Industries http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17205 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Stronger and lighter materials appeal to many industries Technological advances are having a significant impact on industries involved in manufacturing, improving both products and processes. But s... Addressing the Manufacturing Workforce Achilles’ Heel http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17204 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Ohio has proven solutions to the manufacturing workforce gap Although national manufacturing job projections anticipate open positions for years to come, the manufacturing workforce gap isn’t... Ohio's World-Renowned Hospitals Spin Off Groundbreaking Biohealth Companies http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17203 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Wed, 02 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 New companies reflect the high level of innovation and collaboration in Ohio If you have ever heard me talk about Ohio's health care industry, you know I'm passionate about it. As senior ma... UNITED GRINDING Positioned for Major Advanced Manufacturing Growth in Ohio http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17202 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 30 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 New North American Headquarters Open for Business in Miamisburg UNITED GRINDING’s new North American headquarters in Miamisburg, Ohio, has been officially opened only since November of 2017, ... Ohio's Biomedical Industry Is a Leader in the Midwest http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=17201 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 BioEnterprise's report of Midwest biomedical investments ranks Ohio one of the leaders Every year, BioEnterprise, an Ohio organization that helps Northeast Ohio bioscience companies with growth... UNITED GRINDING Positioned for Major Advanced Manufacturing Growth in Ohio http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=16953 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 New North American Headquarters Open for Business in Miamisburg UNITED GRINDING’s new North American headquarters in Miamisburg, Ohio, has been officially opened only since November of 2017, ... City to receive McCulloch statue http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=16952 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Thu, 12 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 PIQUA — The city of Piqua will be receiving the gift a statue honoring Congressman William M. McCulloch and his contributions to the civil rights movement, it was announced in a special presenta... Southview listed as possible ‘Opportunity Zone’ http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=16951 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Tue, 10 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 PIQUA — Ohio Gov. John R. Kasich lists Piqua’s Southview neighborhood in his recommendations of eligible census tracts for inclusion in the newly created “Opportunity Zones” to... Piqua highlights redevelopments as Miami Valley cities try to become 'Opportunity Zones' http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=16736 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Thu, 29 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 PIQUA, Ohio (WKEF/WRGT) - The city of Piqua is already redeveloping part of its downtown and riverfront. Now, it's hoping to turn attention to the south of town. Justin Sommer, the Economi... Ohio Dominates Site Selection Magazine Governor's Cup http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=16723 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Wed, 28 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 COLUMBUS - From the top metropolitans to the more than 900 cities and villages throughout the state, Ohio offers the full package when it comes to business attraction and growth. According to ... Recreation in Downtown Piqua http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=16328 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 The City of Piqua is investing in itself and we are making continued improvements to the area. One of these is through the creation of a plan to develop the Community Center Campus. The plan calls for... New Senior Housing Project http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=16289 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0800 A new senior housing project is being planned in downtown Piqua. This independent living center will be along the riverfront as part of a large $50 million redevelopment project. They have applied for... Moving Goods with Convenience http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=15945 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 26 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 In a national and global marketplace, companies are choosing to locate in Ohio. Our robust infrastructure makes it possible and easy to obtain materials and then move finished products through the wor... Food Processing Companies are Growing http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=15944 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 19 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Ohio is home to many food processing companies as one of the largest agribusiness centers in the country. Companies like Dole are investing in expansion and creating hundreds of jobs in Ohio. Major br... The Automotive Industry of the Future http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=15943 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 In Piqua, we have embraced the automotive industry and offer assistance and support for businesses wishing to relocate here. The future of the automotive industry is in Ohio because we combine technol... High-Tech Manufacturing in Piqua http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=15942 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Technology is making it possible to produce products, distribute and sell them seamlessly. In Piqua, we have opportunities for advanced manufacturing companies to locate here for lower than average co... Careers in Finance http://www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media/?item=15341 www.growpiquanow.org/piqua/news-and-media Mon, 29 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Banking and financial services are critical for any growing and thriving community. From bankers to lenders and brokers, Ohio needs the financial services industry and there has been increasing demand...