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Alternative development would require fostering relationships with private enterprises

Saturday, February 18th, 2017

By Nicole Hennessy

Avon Lake

Speculative or shell buildings, surely, are not the centerpiece of Avon Lake’s economic development strategy.

The city’s economic development director, Ted Esborn, drove this point home, discussing the city’s potential development interests.

Yet, the tactic of working with private developers to build shell buildings, which would serve to attract expanding or new industries to the city, has come up in conversation among city officials.

While the city …Read More