One Dearborn County competing for Indiana OCRA Stellar Pathways

One Dearborn County competing for Indiana OCRA Stellar Pathways

Stellar program will encourage wide engagement, bring resources for the future of Dearborn County’s gateway communities.


First Southeast Indiana Regional Wage & Benefits Survey Published

First Southeast Indiana Regional Wage & Benefits Survey Published

In a collaborative effort with the Dauch Center for the Management of Manufacturing Enterprises and the Griswold Intern Program at Purdue University, Southeast Indiana completed its first wage and benefit survey. 


One Dearborns Pace selected for Mid America Economic Development Council Scholarship

One Dearborns Pace selected for Mid America Economic Development Council Scholarship

The Mid-America Economic Development Council recently selected the 2024 recipients for the annual Bob Ady Scholarship Program.


New State Funding Will Allow Southeast Indiana Workforce Board  to Scale Regional Substance Abuse Recovery System

New State Funding Will Allow Southeast Indiana Workforce Board to Scale Regional Substance Abuse Recovery System

(LAWRENCEBURG, Indiana, January 29, 2024). The Southeast Indiana Workforce Investment Board (SEIWIB) is pleased to announce the receipt of funding from the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration’s Division of Mental Health and Addiction (DMHA).


500k in State Grant Funds Awarded for Dearborn County Childcare

500k in State Grant Funds Awarded for Dearborn County Childcare

Two Dearborn County orgainzations received grant funding to increase childcare options. 


Applications Open for the 2024 Aurora FaCade Improvement Matching Grant

Applications Open for the 2024 Aurora FaCade Improvement Matching Grant

Aurora, Indiana January 29, 2024 –The City of Aurora is pleased to announce, beginning today Monday January 29th, the continuance of the Façade Improvement Matching Grant (FIMG) Program that began in 2016.


Homebuilding Opportunity in Aurora IN

Homebuilding Opportunity in Aurora IN

The Aurora Redevelopment Commission (ARC) is looking for prospective home builders and home owners looking to build.


ANNOUNCING THE RETURN OF THE HISTORIC LIBERTY THEATER  IN LAWRENCEBURG INDIANA WHISKEY CITY USA

ANNOUNCING THE RETURN OF THE HISTORIC LIBERTY THEATER IN LAWRENCEBURG INDIANA WHISKEY CITY USA

Dan McCabe’s Thigmotrope LLC, in partnership with the City of Lawrenceburg Redevelopment Commission, has broken ground on renovating The Liberty Theater located at 229 Walnut Street in historic downtown Lawrenceburg, Indiana.


DEARBORN COUNTY INDIANA ACCEPTING PROPOSALS TO DEVELOP AURORA PROPERTY OFF US 50

DEARBORN COUNTY INDIANA ACCEPTING PROPOSALS TO DEVELOP AURORA PROPERTY OFF US 50

(Dearborn County, Indiana) - The Dearborn County Redevelopment Commission (DCRC) is welcoming residential and commercial developers to submit proposals to develop a site on Randall Avenue in the US 50 Business park in Aurora, Indiana.


Lawrenceburg Launches DORA District

Lawrenceburg Launches DORA District

 Following the passage of Indiana SEA 20 which allows municipalities to create a Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area, Lawrenceburg City officials have been busy coordinating the development of one of the first DORAs in southeast Indiana.


SEI READI invites YOU to Complete Regional Growth and Needs Surveys

SEI READI invites YOU to Complete Regional Growth and Needs Surveys

Southeast Indiana citizens, businesses, visitors, and former residents are invited to complete short surveys to help the region prioritize future investments in the region and the Indiana READI program.


Indiana Awards Community Grants to Accelerate Statewide Entrepreneurship Resources Support

Indiana Awards Community Grants to Accelerate Statewide Entrepreneurship Resources Support

New Community Collaboration Fund awards $500K in grants to spur entrepreneurial activity, startup growth, small business success in traditionally underserved markets.


St. Elizabeth Healthcare Announces Plans for New Hospital in Greendale IN

St. Elizabeth Healthcare Announces Plans for New Hospital in Greendale IN

To better meet the current and future health needs of people in Southeastern Indiana, St. Elizabeth Healthcare announced that it will build a new, $125 million hospital in Greendale, near I-275.


Mark your calendars for Digital Inclusion Week 2023!

Mark your calendars for Digital Inclusion Week 2023!

One Dearborn and the Dearborn & Ohio Counties Broadband & Digital Inclusion Task Force are inviting everyone to join us in recognizing Digital Inclusion Week from October 2-6, 2023.


Gov Holcomb Rolls Out Next $500M for READI 2.0

Gov Holcomb Rolls Out Next $500M for READI 2.0

Next Round of Holcomb’s signature community development program looks to build on the $12.2B of transformational investment from round one.


SEI READI Announces Additional $838000 for Regional Projects

SEI READI Announces Additional $838000 for Regional Projects

Indiana Economic Development Corporation READI investment into projects in Ripley, Switzerland, and Union counties.


Pace's Preview: U.S. Search for it's Next Big Tech Hub: Here's Why Cincinnati is a Worthy Consideration August 2023

Pace's Preview: U.S. Search for it's Next Big Tech Hub: Here's Why Cincinnati is a Worthy Consideration August 2023

Every week, One Dearborn curates an exclusive Investor Insider Newsletter, offering our investors insights, updates, and in-depth content. We're thrilled to announce that starting now, we'll be sharing some of these newsletters with our wider community. Dive into our blog to access this special edition and gain a sneak peek into the insights our investors receive regularly! This month we take a look at why Cincinnati is a worthy consideration as the nation's next tech hub.


Dearborn County Indiana Accepting Proposals to Develop Downtown Bright Site

Dearborn County Indiana Accepting Proposals to Develop Downtown Bright Site

(Dearborn County, Indiana) - The Dearborn County Redevelopment Commission (DCRC) is welcoming residential and commercial developers to submit proposals to develop a site on Professional Park Drive in the Bright community in Harrison Township, Indiana.


One Dearborn Teams Up with the IEDC for BRE

One Dearborn Teams Up with the IEDC for BRE

Earlier this month, the Indiana Economic Development Corporation teamed up with One Dearborn and partners in completing 5 business retention and expansion visits with local businesses across Dearborn County.


Join Us for the State Road 1 Corridor Plan Community Review Session July 19th 2023

Join Us for the State Road 1 Corridor Plan Community Review Session July 19th 2023

Join us for an engaging public review session of the State Road 1 Corridor Plan, in Dearborn and Franklin Counties.


News Release Sec Chambers Announces First of its Kind Entrepreneurship Portal Launch to Fuel Startup Small Business Ecosystem

News Release Sec Chambers Announces First of its Kind Entrepreneurship Portal Launch to Fuel Startup Small Business Ecosystem

(News release provided by the Indiana Economic Development Corporation): In line with Commerce Secretary’s 5E focus, state invites current, aspiring entrepreneurs and innovators to leverage new tool, ConnectIND, to power growth. 


Indiana Broadband Office designates five new Broadband Ready Communities

Indiana Broadband Office designates five new Broadband Ready Communities

Ohio and Dearborn Counties, the Town of Moores Hill, the Town of Dillsboro and the City of Rising Sun are Indiana's newest Broadband Ready Communities.


Ohio River Way Sets Sail with Inaugural Guide to Adventure

Ohio River Way Sets Sail with Inaugural Guide to Adventure

Recently, the first-of-its-kind Guide to the Ohio River Way was unveiled by the nonprofit Ohio River Way. The 52-page publication will help readers dive into river recreation — from the natural beauty of the Ohio River to the vibrant culture of its communities.


News Release: Duke Energy Awards More than $125k in Grants to Support Economic Development in Indiana

News Release: Duke Energy Awards More than $125k in Grants to Support Economic Development in Indiana

Duke Energy is awarding more than $125,000 in grants to 26 local and regional economic development organizations to spur new jobs and investment in Indiana communities. The grants are through Duke Energy’s Partnership Program, which funds marketing and strategic efforts to grow cities and towns.


News Release INDOT awards more than 133 million through Community Crossings grant program Aurora Lawrenceburg and Greendale all named as award recipients

News Release INDOT awards more than 133 million through Community Crossings grant program Aurora Lawrenceburg and Greendale all named as award recipients

Governor Eric J. Holcomb and the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announced 224 Indiana cities, towns, and counties that will receive a combined $133.4 million in state matching funds for local road projects through Community Crossings, a component of Governor Holcomb's Next Level Roads program.


Mark your calendars for Dearborn & Ohio Counties Speed Test Awareness Week May 1st-7th

Mark your calendars for Dearborn & Ohio Counties Speed Test Awareness Week May 1st-7th

In an effort to improve high speed internet connectivity in Dearborn and Ohio counties, One Dearborn and the Dearborn & Ohio Counties Broadband & Digital Inclusion Task Force are encouraging citizens to participate in Speed Test Awareness Week from May 1-7, 2023.


INvets Makes it's Way to Dearborn County

INvets Makes it's Way to Dearborn County

On March 29th, Brian Evans from INvets made a trip down to Dearborn County to tour some local businesses and give a lunch and learn presentation about how INvets is helping to address workforce challenges.


Dillsboro Names New Town Manager

Dillsboro Names New Town Manager

Kevin Turner is the new town manager of Dillsboro. Turner’s last day as a full-time police officer was March 3, and he’ll begin training on Monday with current Town Manager Susan Greco.



Aurora Continues Facade Improvement Matching Grant Program

Aurora Continues Facade Improvement Matching Grant Program

Aurora, Indiana February 6, 2023 –The City of Aurora is pleased to announce, beginning today Monday February 6th, the continuance of the Façade Improvement Matching Grant (FIMG) Program that began in 2016.


One Dearborn 2022 Annual Report

One Dearborn 2022 Annual Report

Check out the One Dearborn yearly report to get a recap of what we accomplished in 2022!


United Way SIEOC Advocate for Early Childhood Education at Statehouse

United Way SIEOC Advocate for Early Childhood Education at Statehouse

Members of the Southeastern Indiana United Way and the Southeastern Indiana Economic Opportunity Council (SIEOC) traveled to the Statehouse on January 24 to meet with Senator Chip Perfect and Representative Randy Lyness to advocate for passage of legislation that supports expanding programs that ensure better pre-school education for all Hoosier children.


Dearborn County Showcases Skilled Workforce in New Marketing Video in Partnership With Duke Energy

Dearborn County Showcases Skilled Workforce in New Marketing Video in Partnership With Duke Energy

A new video will help lure new employment and investment to Dearborn County by telling the story of the area’s best workforce development assets.


Join Us for the State Road 1 Corridor Plan Community Workshop Jan 31st

Join Us for the State Road 1 Corridor Plan Community Workshop Jan 31st

Dearborn and Franklin County community members, you are invited to the State Road 1 Corridor Plan community workshop on January 31st from 5pm-7pm at the East Central High School Performing Arts Center.
 


State-Funded Program to Catalyze Small Business Growth

State-Funded Program to Catalyze Small Business Growth

This statewide initiative connects Hoosier small businesses with funding and professional assistance to complete growth and improvement projects, such as technology development, business management systems, grant writing, and more. One Dearborn is sharing this announcement on behalf of the Indiana Small Business Development Center and Indiana Technical Assistance Program.


Link 101 Public Meetings January 18 & 19

Link 101 Public Meetings January 18 & 19

Interested in the State Road 101 Corridor Project? Join the public meetings on January 18 and 19 to learn more!


East Central FFA Members Compete in District Welding Competition

East Central FFA Members Compete in District Welding Competition

East Central FFA members competed in the District 12 FFA Welding Career Development Event on Dec 17 at Ivy Tech Community College in Madison, IN. 


Lawrenceburg Recieves OCRA Owner Occupied Rehabilitation Grant

Lawrenceburg Recieves OCRA Owner Occupied Rehabilitation Grant

Lawrenceburg, IN was one of four Indiana communities chosen to receive an OCRA Owner Occupied Rehabilitation grant of $250,000.


Main Street Aurora Celebrates Small Business Saturday with 5 Ribbon Cuttings

Main Street Aurora Celebrates Small Business Saturday with 5 Ribbon Cuttings

AURORA, Ind.– Main Street Aurora and the City of Aurora celebrated Small Business Saturday, November 26th with five Ribbon Cuttings.


3 Steps to Improve Broadband Internet Connection in Dearborn County

3 Steps to Improve Broadband Internet Connection in Dearborn County

Wanting to help improve the internet connection at your home?

Here are 3 steps to improve broadband in Dearborn County.


Lawrenceburg's 8th Annual Whiskey City 5K

Lawrenceburg's 8th Annual Whiskey City 5K

Ever thought about running a 5k? Lawrenceburg's Whiskey City 5k is a perfect opportunity to accomplish that goal!


Dearborn County Receives another $101 012 in OCRA Award funding for Broadband Expansion

Dearborn County Receives another $101 012 in OCRA Award funding for Broadband Expansion

$101,012 was awarded to Dearborn County as apart of the 3rd round of OCRA Indiana Connectivity Program funds. This was largest amount of funding awarded to a county this round! The funds will be used to expand broadband access to 26 unserved Hoosiers in Dearborn County.


More to Discover in Lawrenceburg

More to Discover in Lawrenceburg

Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch recently visited Lawrenceburg, IN to tour the positive happenings within the River City. 


The Indiana Economic Development Corporation Receives $300 000 Grant to Support Small Business Export Opportunities

The Indiana Economic Development Corporation Receives $300 000 Grant to Support Small Business Export Opportunities

The IEDC says the funding will directly support the Indiana State Trade and Export Promotion program, which helps small businesses market and sell their goods in international markets.


South Dearborn Regional Sewer District Welcomes Indiana READI Investment

South Dearborn Regional Sewer District Welcomes Indiana READI Investment

Press Release: South Dearborn Regional Sewer District welcomes Indiana READI investment in a treatment plant modernization & expansion project. 


"Spend the Week in the 926"

Join Aurora Main Street by celebrating the "926" area in Aurora, IN. Inspired by "812" day earlier last month, "Spend the Week in the 926" is a celebration of all things in the 926 area code.


Dearborn County Chamber of Commerce Lunch & Learn Event with Make My Move

Dearborn County Chamber of Commerce Lunch & Learn Event with Make My Move

On August 30th the Chamber will welcome One Dearborn and Make My Move to discuss the importance of attracting talent to help bolster our workforce and grow our local economy.


3 Local Businesses Recognized by Gov. Holcomb and the IEDC for Longevity and Economic Growth

3 Local Businesses Recognized by Gov. Holcomb and the IEDC for Longevity and Economic Growth

Governor Eric J. Holcomb and Indiana Secretary of Commerce Brad Chambers today awarded 47 Indiana companies and organizations with the Governor’s Century or Half-Century Business Award in recognition of each company’s longevity and service to its employees, community and the state.


"Home Again IN Indiana" Tell Your Hoosier State Story

Were you born and raised IN Indiana? Did you move away and come back? If so, the "Home Again IN Indiana" campaign, championed by the IDDC, Visit Indiana, and the Indiana Association of Realtors wants to hear your Hoosier State story!

 


Whiskey River Apartments Open up in Lawrenceburg

Whiskey River Apartments Open up in Lawrenceburg

A $32 million luxury apartment development is now open in Lawrenceburg.


Dearborn County Receives $18600 OCRA Award for Broadband Expansion

Dearborn County Receives $18600 OCRA Award for Broadband Expansion

$18,600 was awarded to Dearborn County as apart of the OCRA Indiana Connectivity Program designed to expand broadband access to unserved Hoosiers.



One Dearborn 2022 First Half Progress Report

One Dearborn 2022 First Half Progress Report

What are we up to at the One Dearborn Economic Development office? Check out our summary for the 1st half of 2022. 


One Dearborn Adds Gage Pace to its Economic Development Staff

One Dearborn Adds Gage Pace to its Economic Development Staff

Press Release: One Dearborn adds an Economic Development Manager to their team.


Aurora makes another list recognizing great Indiana small towns

Aurora makes another list recognizing great Indiana small towns

The postcard-worthy City of Aurora is making a habit of appearing on these lists.


24 Dearborn County Businesses Receive COVID Relief Grants

24 Dearborn County Businesses Receive COVID Relief Grants

The Southeast Indiana Chamber Foundation and Dearborn County distribute $275,000 in OCRA funded grants to support local businesses hit by the pandemic.


National millwork distributor chooses Dearborn County for growth; creates 50+ jobs

National millwork distributor chooses Dearborn County for growth; creates 50+ jobs

Dyke Industries will construct a 137,000+ sq. ft. facility at West Harrison Business Park at I-74 in Dearborn County. Additional acreage of up to 26 acres of greenfield are still available for new development.


Southeast Indiana Chamber Foundation has new grant opportunity for Dearborn County businesses

Southeast Indiana Chamber Foundation has new grant opportunity for Dearborn County businesses

Southeast Indiana Chamber Foundation launches $275,000 Grant Fund to support local businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. July 16 deadline to apply.


Dirt is moving for 41 new homes in Dillsboro, Indiana

Dirt is moving for 41 new homes in Dillsboro, Indiana

Serenity Pines breaks ground in the Town of Dillsboro, located in southern Dearborn County, Indiana.


Indiana expands access to small business recovery resources

Indiana expands access to small business recovery resources

New partnership aims to provide direct outreach, support to minority employers; small businesses encouraged to leverage available grants, loans to aid recovery.


Eagle Country 99.3: Dearborn County Businesses Thriving, Aiding Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Eagle Country 99.3: Dearborn County Businesses Thriving, Aiding Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Dearborn County businesses are pivoting their production lines to meet the needs needed to combat COVID-19 in Indiana and beyond.


Ivy Tech Foundation Awarded $2,500 From SEI REMC Operation Program

Ivy Tech Foundation Awarded $2,500 From SEI REMC Operation Program

Two of One Dearborn's partners prove cooperation can help Dearborn County's citizens.


Inside INdiana Business: State Releases Strategic Workforce Plan

Inside INdiana Business: State Releases Strategic Workforce Plan

Indiana has a plan to ensure the Hoosier workforce continues to meet employers' needs.


WalletHub: Cincinnati Metro Among Best For STEM Professionals

WalletHub: Cincinnati Metro Among Best For STEM Professionals

A national publication ranks the Cincinnati metro area #13 for those in science, engineering, technology and math careers.


Cincinnati Enquirer: Dearborn Co. Adding New Lauren Hill Memorial Park

Cincinnati Enquirer: Dearborn Co. Adding New Lauren Hill Memorial Park

The Cincinnati Enquirer takes a look at a volunteer group's efforts to create a new park in memory of the heroic Lauren Hill.


Eagle Country 99.3: Visit Indiana Ranks Aurora As Must-Visit Small City In 2020

Eagle Country 99.3: Visit Indiana Ranks Aurora As Must-Visit Small City In 2020

Learn what people here already know: Aurora, Indiana is a beautiful little city with lots to do and see.


1 Dearborn Housing Analysis Featured On Indiana Bond Bank's Podcast

1 Dearborn Housing Analysis Featured On Indiana Bond Bank's Podcast

1 Dearborn is live and in stereo on the latest Indiana Bondcast.


Eagle Country 99.3: One Dearborn Presents Housing Market Analysis

Eagle Country 99.3: One Dearborn Presents Housing Market Analysis

Eagle Country 99.3 covers our recent housing market analysis presentations.