Clay Township is located within the "Clay Township/Clayton Joint Economic Development District (JEDD)"

 

  • The Clay Township/Clayton Joint Economic Development District (JEDD) was established January 4, 2008 to promote economic development of commercial and industrial sites in the JEDD.
  • The contract's initial term is through December 31, 2037.
  • There are currently 34 businesses (Listed HERE) and property owners in the JEDD.
  • In 2008, the JEDD was governed by a five member board:
    • Joseph P. Tuss, Chairman
    • Norm Kneiss, Vice Chair - Represents the Township
    • Brian Elkins, Secretary/Treasurer - Represents the City
    • Charles Menker, Board Member - Represents the Employees
    • Malcolm Treon, Board Member - Represents the Businesses
  • 2008 Accomplishments
    • Applied for grant funding from Ohio's Job Ready Sites program
    • Water line completed along US 40 by Montgomery County
    • 2 Business Outreach Meetings
    • 5 Business First Visits (AAG, Blackthorn, Doors Galore, F&M Express, USA)
  • 2009 Accomplishments
    • Financial Assistance Applications (Stimulus Funds - Jacks Lane, Stimulus Funds - Water Main Extension, Ohio ISIF - US40/SR49 Development Site)
    • 4 Business First Visits w/Montgomery County (Display Dynamics, Hofacker Precision, Melody Pool, Sluterbeck Tool)
  • 2010 Accomplishments
    • Established Sewer Utility Assistance Program
    • Business Assistance Provided to Melody Pool, Timber Lanes, Doors Galore
  • 2011 Accomplishments
    • Coordinate with Montgomery County on Jacks Lane Pump Station project
    • 1st Phase of Kimmel Road Sewer project completed
    • Applied for Ohio Job Ready Sites funding to provide sewer service Dahm Property
  • 2012 Accomplishments
    • Montgomery County awards Jacks Lane Pump State project
    • Income Tax Collection transferred to City of Vandalia
  • 2013 Accomplishments
    • Jacks Lane Pump Station project completed
    • Work session was held on July 25th to discuss outreach to businesses and communication with them as well
  • 2014 Accomplishments
    • Draft of the Utility Assistance Program completed
    • Work session was held on October 10th to discuss Clay Township's land use plan and how it affected the JEDD
  • 2015 Accomplishments
    • Workshop held January 23rd
    • Business Assistance Program approved
    • Economic Development Agreement entered into with Englewood Truck Stop, Inc.
  • 2016 Accomplishments
    • A JEDD Fact Sheet and newsletter was created for distribution and posting on websites and social media

 

JANUARY 2018 JEDD MINUTES

DECEMBER 2017 JEDD MINUTES

OCTOBER 2017 JEDD MINUTES (NOT AVAILABLE ONLINE)

JULY 2017 JEDD MINUTES

APRIL 2017 JEDD MINUTES

JANUARY 2017 JEDD MINUTES

DECEMBER 2016 JEDD MINUTES (DRAFT ONLY)

SEPTEMBER 2016 SPECIAL MEETING

JULY 2016 JEDD MINUTES

MARCH 2016 SPECIAL MEETING

JANUARY 2016 MINUTES

 

TO LEARN MORE, CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD OUR JEDD BROCHURE!

 

2018 JEDD NEWSLETTER

 

BUSINESS ASSISTANCE PROGRAM GUIDELINES

 

BUSINESS ASSISTANCE PROGRAM APPLICATION

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