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2021 CEDS Update

2021 CEDS Update

The CEDS serves as a long-range economic planning document to assist in the continuing development of the region by identifying the region’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats (SWOT). This document provides an overview of the complex factors that affect the social and economic health of the region and guides decision-makers in ensuring the competitiveness of the region.

Broadband Feasibility Study

Broadband Feasibility Study

The Eastgate Regional Council of Governments conducted a Regional Broadband Feasibility Study to evaluate Broadband Internet Service throughout Ashtabula, Trumbull, and Mahoning Counties.

2020-2022 CEDS

2020-2022 CEDS

The CEDS serves as a long-range economic planning document to assist in the continuing development of the region by identifying the region’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats (SWOT). This document provides an overview of the complex factors that affect the social and economic health of the region and guides decision-makers in ensuring the competitiveness of the region.

Citizen Profile

Citizen Profile

The Citizen Profile utilizes ESRI’s Tapestry tool to provide a picture of sociodemographic groups in Mahoning and Trumbull counties.

Lordstown GM Plan Closure Economic Impact Study

Lordstown GM Plan Closure Economic Impact Study

Eastgate commissioned Cleveland State University Center for Economic Development, an EDA University Center, to conduct an impact analysis of the closure of the GM Lordstown facility. The analysis, which is the first step toward seeking funding assistance from the US EDA, shows the individual impacy of the third shift loss, second shift loss, and the last round of layoffs as the result of the non-allocation of the Lordstown plant.

Aging in Place in the Eastgate Region

Aging in Place in the Eastgate Region

Property Tax Report

Property Tax Report

Value Per Acre Property Tax Visuals for Trumbull County.

Small-Scale Manufacturing and Place-Based Economic Development: Youngstown, OH

Small-Scale Manufacturing and Place-Based Economic Development: Youngstown, OH

In 2017, Eastgate was one of four awarded communities to receive technical assistance from Smart Growth America, Recast City, and the Economic Development Administration on small-scale manufacturing as a tool for economic revitalization.

Youngstown MSA: Growing Regional Industry Drivers (GRIDS)

Youngstown MSA: Growing Regional Industry Drivers (GRIDS)

In conjunction with the GM Lordstown Economic Impact Analysis, Eastgate staff worked with the Cleveland State University Center for Economic Development on a presentation of growing groups of regional industry drivers in the Youngstown-Warren-Boardman MSA. The effort is part of a wider report showing potential opportunities in growing industries across Northeast Ohio. Eastgate Economic Development staff serves in advisory capacity on the committee researching and presenting GRIDS.

Establishment Growth in the Eastgate Region

Establishment Growth in the Eastgate Region

Community Technology Action Plan

Community Technology Action Plan

Youngstown-Mahoning County, Ohio: July 2017

Property Tax Report

Property Tax Report

Value Per Acre Property Tax Visuals for Mahoning County.

Building Sustainable Communities in Ohio’s Shale Region: Eastgate Regional Council of Governments

Building Sustainable Communities in Ohio’s Shale Region: Eastgate Regional Council of Governments

This U.S. Economic Department Administration project titled, “Building Sustainable Communities in Ohio’s Shale Region: Leveraging Manufacturing Clusters and Local Assets with Strategic Planning” addresses oil and gas development impacts from a perspective of sustainability. This program responds to the need for a proactive approach that identifies changes and develops strategies to position the region for sustainable growth yielding long-term economic prosperity.

Building Sustainable Communities in Ohio’s Shale Region: Eastgate 2016 Review

Building Sustainable Communities in Ohio’s Shale Region: Eastgate 2016 Review

As a follow up to the Building Sustainable Communities in Ohio’s Shale Region: Eastgate Regional Council of Governments Report issued in 2015, job growth in manufacturing industry clusters were reevaluated with 2016 data.

Young Professionals in the Mahoning Valley

Young Professionals in the Mahoning Valley

This report summarizes findings from a 2017 survey of young professionals in Mahoning and Trumbull counties.

Mahoning Valley Peer Metro Report

Mahoning Valley Peer Metro Report