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Our Initiatives 

First and foremost, the Department of Economic Development seeks to showcase the strengths of the City of Cleveland as a business location. Our professional staff is on hand to provide technical assistance and financing and to facilitate connections to make your choice to locate or grow your business in Cleveland a profitable one. As public servants, we strive to carry out the Mayor’s mission for Cleveland while being attentive and providing quality customer service. A few of our initiatives are outlined below:

  • Promoting Cleveland as a World-Class City:
    To assist Mayor Frank G. Jackson in promoting the City of Cleveland as a world-class city that is an excellent location for business.
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  • We Have It All Right Here:
    To serve as a one-stop shop for businesses looking to relocate to or expand within the City of Cleveland.
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  • Economic Inclusion:
    To advance economic inclusion in our City—Cleveland recognizes the need to facilitate the ability for anyone to become an entrepreneur and start a business in the City of Cleveland.
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  • Cleveland's Health-Tech Corridor:
    To promote Cleveland’s Health-Tech Corridor as a premier location for health and technology companies.
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  • Industrial-Commercial Land Bank:
    To redevelop, remediate and market developable land within the City of Cleveland through our Industrial-Commercial Land Bank.
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  • International Business Development:
    To educate the international community about business opportunities in Cleveland.
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  • Nurturing Our Start-Up Economy:
    To assist small businesses and entrepreneurs with operations and start up within the City of Cleveland.
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  • Urban Agriculture in Cleveland:
    To promote Urban Agriculture, both as a source of healthy food and a wealth building strategy among Cleveland residents.
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  • Neighborhood Retail:
    To educate and inform Community Development Corporations about successful retail attraction and retention.
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  • Job Creation and Workforce Development:
    To develop a robust workforce to create jobs and increase investment in the City of Cleveland.
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  • Manufacturing:
    To promote Cleveland as an established manufacturing base while providing support for the city’s growing manufacturing ecosystem.
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