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.


Draft of State Road 1 Corridor Plan open for public comment through Dec. 15

Draft of State Road 1 Corridor Plan open for public comment through Dec. 15

Planners want to hear from you! The plan document is open for its final round of public review through December 15, 2023.


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.


I-74 Business Corridor Publishes New Regional Agriculture Strategy

I-74 Business Corridor Publishes New Regional Agriculture Strategy

We're building strong partnerships between economic development and agriculture in Indiana's I-74 Business Corridor.


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.


Register for the Ohio River Way Summit October 25-26

Register for the Ohio River Way Summit October 25-26

The annual summit of Ohio River communities happens Oct. 25 and 26 in Madison, Indiana.


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.


State Road 1 Corridor Plan Open House Survey 2 Open Through August 9

State Road 1 Corridor Plan Open House Survey 2 Open Through August 9

The online survey is open until August 9, 2023 allowing residents, businesses and property owners to share their opinions on the preliminary recommendations online.


Indiana businesses apply NOW for Next Level Jobs Employer Training Grant

Indiana businesses apply NOW for Next Level Jobs Employer Training Grant

Indiana employers can be reimbursed up to $50,000 for training in designated industry sectors. Dearborn County businesses are encouraged to apply now!


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.


SEI READI $14.1M supports additional $395M in Southeast Indiana investment

SEI READI $14.1M supports additional $395M in Southeast Indiana investment

Projects focus on talent and economic growth across six counties in Southeast Indiana.


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.


OKI Regional Policy Plan survey open through March 31

OKI Regional Policy Plan survey open through March 31

OKI Regional Council of Governments wants your input on the Strategic Regional Policy Plan.



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.


Public Input Sought on Link 101

Public Input Sought on Link 101

Materials are available at project area locations throughout Dearborn County and Southeast Indiana.


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. 


READI awards Lawrenceburg Redevelopment Commission with Investment on Liberty Theater Project to Revitalize 1893 Historic Landmark

READI awards Lawrenceburg Redevelopment Commission with Investment on Liberty Theater Project to Revitalize 1893 Historic Landmark

The Liberty Theater project is expected to enhance the downtown historic community environment, attract talent and improve the quality of life for Hoosiers with a generational economic impact.


$2.3 Million In Community Crossings Grants In Dearborn County

$2.3 Million In Community Crossings Grants In Dearborn County

Dearborn County and its three cities are prioritizing better transportation infrastructure.


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.


Dearborn County Food Manufacturer To Be Featured On Fox Business Network

Dearborn County Food Manufacturer To Be Featured On Fox Business Network

Siemer Milling Company will be featured in an episode of How America Works with Mike Rowe on December 5, 2022.


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!


Ohio River Way 2nd Annual Summit Coming To Lawrenceburg

Ohio River Way 2nd Annual Summit Coming To Lawrenceburg

The Ohio River Way Summit will happen at Ivy Tech Community College Riverfront Campus in Lawrenceburg, Indiana on Tuesday, November 15, 2022.


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!

 


INvets - Helping Veterans Transition To Civilian Life In Indiana

INvets - Helping Veterans Transition To Civilian Life In Indiana

Create your INvets company profile to connect with veteran talent looking for a place to put their roots. 



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.


One Dearborn is Now on Facebook!

One Dearborn is Now on Facebook!

One Dearborn is now on Facebook! Give our page a like to stay updated on our events, news, and more. Link below:

 

https://www.facebook.com/One-Dearborn-Economic-Development-111476768281477


Ivy Tech presents: How to Recruit in a Post Pandemic World

Ivy Tech presents: How to Recruit in a Post Pandemic World

Due to the dire need (expressed by local businesses/organizations) to hire and retain staff/employees, Ivy Tech Community College has put together an in-person recruiting workshop.


OKI Welcomes First McKinney Climate Fellow to Advance Sustainability Initiatives in Dearborn County

OKI Welcomes First McKinney Climate Fellow to Advance Sustainability Initiatives in Dearborn County

An Indiana University McKinney Climate Fellow will advance sustainability and climate initiatives in Dearborn County.


 Dearborn County and Southeast Indiana Economic Resilience Workshop happens May 4

Dearborn County and Southeast Indiana Economic Resilience Workshop happens May 4

You can help planners identify the economic gaps and opportunities revealed during the pandemic and how the community can take steps to better weather the next storm.


Next Level Trails grant will fund Aurora Trail Connector

Next Level Trails grant will fund Aurora Trail Connector

The 2020 One Dearborn County Trails Report supported the city's successful grant application.


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.


Indiana's First Regional Digital Inclusion Plan Launches in Southeastern Indiana

Indiana's First Regional Digital Inclusion Plan Launches in Southeastern Indiana

This new digital inclusion plan charts a course for Dearborn County and Southeastern Indiana's digital future.


IEDC: State Accepting Nominations for Governor's Century, Half Century Business Awards

IEDC: State Accepting Nominations for Governor's Century, Half Century Business Awards

The application for Indiana businesses to apply for the award is due April 1, 2022.


Ivy Tech students selected for machining co-op program

Ivy Tech students selected for machining co-op program

The program enables students to gain valuable career experience while continuing to take college courses.


Take the Southeast Indiana Regional Digital Inclusion Plan Survey

Take the Southeast Indiana Regional Digital Inclusion Plan Survey

One Dearborn is representing Dearborn County on the Southeastern Indiana Regional Digital Advisory Team. We encourage you to complete this important survey.


WorkOne Southeast can pay for internships at your company

WorkOne Southeast can pay for internships at your company

Dearborn County employers have the opportunity to train a young adult at no-cost with a goal of earning them a spot with your company.


ISBDC: Funding Available to Help Small Businesses with Growth & Improvement Projects

ISBDC: Funding Available to Help Small Businesses with Growth & Improvement Projects

Eligible small businesses may apply through February 20, 2022 for up to $15,000 to support app or technology development, business management systems, grant writing services and more.


IEDC READI program $15M award will fund transformative projects across Southeast Indiana

IEDC READI program $15M award will fund transformative projects across Southeast Indiana

Southeast Indiana’s six-county regional collaborative has been awarded $15 million by Governor Eric Holcomb and the IEDC.


Dearborn County business captures Indiana Manufacturing Readiness Grant

Dearborn County business captures Indiana Manufacturing Readiness Grant

More than $13.4 million has been allocated since the Manufacturing Readiness Grant program’s inception. This round included 169 awards to Hoosier companies in 54 counties.


Duke Energy Indiana files plan to improve reliability, resilience of its statewide electric grid with innovative technology

Duke Energy Indiana files plan to improve reliability, resilience of its statewide electric grid with innovative technology

More than 860,000 Hoosier homes and businesses will benefit from Duke Energy Indiana's investment.


Aurora celebrates Small Business Saturday with new shops

Aurora celebrates Small Business Saturday with new shops

Main Street Aurora welcomed two new businesses to Second Street in historic downtown.


Dearborn County Park Board and 4-H dedicate park amenity

Dearborn County Park Board and 4-H dedicate park amenity

The Mike Hornbach Memorial 4-H Shooting Sports Range is located at County Farm Park in Dearborn County.


Small business grants offered in Lawrenceburg

Small business grants offered in Lawrenceburg

The assistance for businesses and utility users is funded through the American Rescue Plan.


Gov. Holcomb, INDOT Award More Than $100 Million In Community Crossing Grants

Gov. Holcomb, INDOT Award More Than $100 Million In Community Crossing Grants

More than $2.3 million in Community Crossings grants are coming to Dearborn County communities.


VIDEO: River Town Review Virtual Summit featuring Dearborn County

VIDEO: River Town Review Virtual Summit featuring Dearborn County

Watch the Ohio River Recreation Trail's River Town Review Virtual Summit, featuring Dearborn County communities Lawrenceburg and Aurora.


Lawrenceburg High School receives national recognition as Project Lead the Way Distinguished School

Lawrenceburg High School receives national recognition as Project Lead the Way Distinguished School

The award honors schools committed to increasing student access, engagement, and achievement in their PLTW programs.


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.


Register for the Ohio River Recreation Trail River Town Review Summit Oct. 14

Register for the Ohio River Recreation Trail River Town Review Summit Oct. 14

Lawrenceburg and Aurora participated in the River Town Review this year.


Lead For America, Land O'Lakes Place Five American Connection Corps Fellows in Indiana

Lead For America, Land O'Lakes Place Five American Connection Corps Fellows in Indiana

Supported by Purdue University, five Fellows will undertake transformational projects related to broadband connectivity and digital inclusion in Indiana, including Southeast Indiana.


Hard Hat Hangout: Aurora event introduces youngsters to construction careers

Hard Hat Hangout: Aurora event introduces youngsters to construction careers

Aurora's Hard Hat Hangout event helps get Dearborn County youth to consider careers in the trades and construction.


Dearborn Co. Chamber: Leadership Dearborn registration now open; Sessions begin Sept 18

Dearborn Co. Chamber: Leadership Dearborn registration now open; Sessions begin Sept 18

Leadership Dearborn strengthens and refines leadership skills by exploring the dynamics of leadership with focus on helping participants identify individual capabilities and opportunities for growth.


Indiana Rapid Recovery for Employers

Indiana Rapid Recovery for Employers

Training resources are available to Indiana residents and employers. Go to www.180skills.com/indiana.


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

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

Dyke Industries will construct a 137,000+ sq. ft. facility at West Harrison Business Park at I-74. Additional greenfield of up to 26 acres remains available for development.


Southeast Indiana launches unprecedented regional collaboration for READI funding

Southeast Indiana launches unprecedented regional collaboration for READI funding

SEI READI announced today Southeast Indiana’s collaboration to compete for the Indiana Economic Development Corporation’s READI funding opportunity.


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.


Developer, builders celebrate start of new neighborhood in southeastern Indiana's City of Greendale

Developer, builders celebrate start of new neighborhood in southeastern Indiana's City of Greendale

Home sites are now available at The Crossing at Tanners Creek in Dearborn County.


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.


VIDEO: IEDC READI presentation for southeastern Indiana

VIDEO: IEDC READI presentation for southeastern Indiana

The Southeast Indiana Growth Alliance and Indiana Economic Development Corporation provided a READI program update to local government and private sector partners on June 22, 2021. Watch a video of their presentation here.


IEDC: Dearborn County manufacturers can modernize with Indiana grant

IEDC: Dearborn County manufacturers can modernize with Indiana grant

The Indiana Manufacturing Readiness Grant has been extended through June 2023. $20 million has been budgeted to modernize Indiana manufacturing.


Dearborn County stage-two companies encouraged to apply and receive expert insights to grow business.

Dearborn County stage-two companies encouraged to apply and receive expert insights to grow business.

There is a limited opportunity to benefit from the free Purdue Center for Regional Development Economic Gardening program.


Duke Energy Foundation awards $100K grant to expand Indiana suicide prevention call centers

Duke Energy Foundation awards $100K grant to expand Indiana suicide prevention call centers

The generous funding to help prepare for national “988” suicide prevention hotline in 2022. The grant coincides with Mental Health Awareness month in May.


Indiana Gov. Holcomb, IEDC Launch $500M Regional Initiative

Indiana Gov. Holcomb, IEDC Launch $500M Regional Initiative

Hoosier communities encouraged to create shared visions, strategies to accelerate economic resilience, and long-term growth through READI.


Dearborn County restaurants urged to apply for SBA Restaurant Revitalization Fund

Dearborn County restaurants urged to apply for SBA Restaurant Revitalization Fund

Indiana SBDC and gener8tor are helping Hoosier businesses apply for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund grants.


Indiana Makes Significant Investments in Economic Development

Indiana Makes Significant Investments in Economic Development

IEDC increases tools for businesses impacted by COVID-19, enhances opportunities for regional development and connectivity.


New Recovery Grants available for Indiana hospitality & entertainment industry

New Recovery Grants available for Indiana hospitality & entertainment industry

The program can cover qualified expenses incurred starting March 1, 2020 through December 31, 2021.


Career coach hired for Rural Works employment program

Career coach hired for Rural Works employment program

The Rural Works program deepens Dearborn County's labor pool.


Indiana adds $60M in direct support for small businesses

Indiana adds $60M in direct support for small businesses

Indiana General Assembly approves funding to extend relief for Hoosier entrepreneurs & small businesses.


Economic resiliency survey for southeastern Indiana communities

Economic resiliency survey for southeastern Indiana communities

Participation of all citizens of the nine-county southeastern Indiana region is needed.


Southeastern Indiana Regional Planning Commission seeks public input on Digital Inclusion Survey

Southeastern Indiana Regional Planning Commission seeks public input on Digital Inclusion Survey

One Dearborn and the Dearborn County Chamber of Commerce are proud to be Dearborn County's representatives on the Southeastern Indiana Regional Planning Commission's Regional Digital Advisory Team assisting with the Digital Inclusion Plan.


Now Hiring: Polycraft Products in Greendale

Now Hiring: Polycraft Products in Greendale

Full-time, first shift production positions are available at one of Dearborn County's fast-growing businesses.


Ivy Tech Community College Hires Career Experiences Specialist

Ivy Tech Community College Hires Career Experiences Specialist

Ivy Tech's new Career Coaching and Employer Connections program brings together southeastern Indiana employer outreach and career development.


Businesses can tap resources with Purdue's Economic Gardening program

Businesses can tap resources with Purdue's Economic Gardening program

CARES Act funding is supporting Indiana small business growth through the Purdue Center for Regional Development's Economic Gardening program.


VIDEO: Town of Dillsboro debuts new economic development virtual tour

VIDEO: Town of Dillsboro debuts new economic development virtual tour

Investment opportunities await in the Town of Dillsboro in western Dearborn County.


Help needed to create Southeastern Indiana's Digital Inclusion Plan

Help needed to create Southeastern Indiana's Digital Inclusion Plan

Could you or somebody you know make a difference in Southeastern Indiana's broadband availability, digital literacy, and access? The Purdue Center for Regional Development and Southeastern Indiana Regional Planning Commission are seeking a Digital Inclusion Fellow.


Hoosier high school students invited to pitch entrepreneurial business ideas

Hoosier high school students invited to pitch entrepreneurial business ideas

Students' first video pitches to the 2021 Innovate WithIN competition are due February 28.


Apartment Guide: Cincinnati region among 10 best for work-from-home life

Apartment Guide: Cincinnati region among 10 best for work-from-home life

A new report shows our region is well-suited for the WFH movement.


Aurora businesses can get grant for fixing up facades

Aurora businesses can get grant for fixing up facades

The City of Aurora is taking applications for its 2021 Façade Improvement Matching Grant through April 2.


State Funding Available to Help Small Businesses with Growth, Improvement Projects

State Funding Available to Help Small Businesses with Growth, Improvement Projects

Eligible small businesses may apply for up to $15,000 to support app or technology development, business management systems, grant writing services and more.


Indiana Extends Application Period for Small Business Restart Grant Program

Indiana Extends Application Period for Small Business Restart Grant Program

New eligibility criteria, reimbursement categories aim to increase recovery funding for Hoosier businesses through January 22, 2021.


Ivy Tech Community College adds employer consultant to connect workforce development and business outreach

Ivy Tech Community College adds employer consultant to connect workforce development and business outreach

Ivy Tech's newest staff member will enhance the new Career Coaching and Employer Connections program.


SEI Fiber is a new partnership enhancing connectivity in Dearborn County

SEI Fiber is a new partnership enhancing connectivity in Dearborn County

Two local utilities are bringing enhanced internet service to Dearborn County and other parts of southeastern Indiana.


City of Lawrenceburg, developer partner on new multi-family housing along Ohio River

City of Lawrenceburg, developer partner on new multi-family housing along Ohio River

Whiskey River Apartments will consist of 150 units in Dearborn County's "City on the Rise."


Indiana meat producers eligible for $4M in CARES Act funding

Indiana meat producers eligible for $4M in CARES Act funding

The deadline for producers to apply for the Indiana Meat Processing Expansion and Development Grant is October 19, 2020.


New Revolving Loan Fund provides needed support for Dearborn County businesses

New Revolving Loan Fund provides needed support for Dearborn County businesses

Southeast Indiana Chamber Foundation has launched a $275,000 revolving loan fund to support local businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.


Indiana extends Small Business Restart Grant Program, expands eligibility criteria

Indiana extends Small Business Restart Grant Program, expands eligibility criteria

Small businesses in Dearborn County and throughout Indiana are eligible for a share of $31 million in CARES Act funding.


$250,000 Grant Will Seed Dearborn County Business Support Revolving Loan Fund

$250,000 Grant Will Seed Dearborn County Business Support Revolving Loan Fund

The grant to the Southeast Indiana Chamber Foundation will support Dearborn County businesses impacted by COVID-19 pandemic.


IEDC grant awarded to Greendale health care manufacturer

IEDC grant awarded to Greendale health care manufacturer

Bed Techs Inc. has received $150,000 from the Indiana Economic Development Corporation as their hospital bed refurbishment business grows.


Immersive Export Program Connects Indiana Small Businesses to Global Markets 

Immersive Export Program Connects Indiana Small Businesses to Global Markets 

The Export Indiana Accelerator is a 12 week, no-cost program offering Hoosier small businesses professional export guidance and leading research resources to create an executable, proactive Export Business Plan.


Dearborn County's new Rural Works workforce development program uses career coaching to match people with jobs

Dearborn County's new Rural Works workforce development program uses career coaching to match people with jobs

United Way of Greater Cincinnati Southeast Indiana and River Valley Resources are bringing the award-winning Cincinnati Works model to Dearborn County.


Ohio River Recreation Trail's new Digital Guide provides paddlers, boaters with abundance of info

Ohio River Recreation Trail's new Digital Guide provides paddlers, boaters with abundance of info

The Digital Guide shows points of interest, events and more along the Ohio River, an important part of Dearborn County's identity and quality of place.


Indiana businesses encouraged to apply for Manufacturing Readiness Grants

Indiana businesses encouraged to apply for Manufacturing Readiness Grants

Indiana companies modernizing their operations or investing in health care manufacturing technology are encouraged to apply.


VIDEO: Impacts of COVID-19 on southeastern Indiana agriculture

VIDEO: Impacts of COVID-19 on southeastern Indiana agriculture

Purdue Extension Dearborn County provides a look at the unique challenges and opportunities facing farmers and agribusinesses.


IEDA: Economic Development Is More Important Than Ever

IEDA: Economic Development Is More Important Than Ever

A letter from Lee Lewellen, president & CEO of the Indiana Economic Development Association.


Final round of public comments on OKI 2050 Metropolitan Transportation Plan

Final round of public comments on OKI 2050 Metropolitan Transportation Plan

You have just a couple more days to submit your thoughts on the Ohio Kentucky Indiana Regional Council of Governments' 2050 Metropolitan Transportation Plan.


Chief Executive Magazine ranks Indiana #5 Best State for Business in 2020

Chief Executive Magazine ranks Indiana #5 Best State for Business in 2020

Being in Indiana, Dearborn County presents unique advantages for businesses making investment in the Cincinnati region.


Ivy Tech 10K Initiative giving Hoosier opportunity to skill-up for free

Ivy Tech 10K Initiative giving Hoosier opportunity to skill-up for free

Ivy Tech Community College is offering FREE classes and training to the first 10,000 participants who register.


Indiana Small Business Restart Fund makes $30 million in federal funding available

Indiana Small Business Restart Fund makes $30 million in federal funding available

The application process for Hoosier small businesses to receive CARES Act funding opens Wednesday, June 3, 2020.


10,000 Indiana small businesses served through PPE Marketplace in first week

10,000 Indiana small businesses served through PPE Marketplace in first week

Delivery capacity is slated to increase to 12,000 weekly shipments for businesses which need PPE as Indiana reopens its economy.


Eagle Country 99.3: Dillsboro Addresses Limited Access At IMPACT Ideas Session

Eagle Country 99.3: Dillsboro Addresses Limited Access At IMPACT Ideas Session

The Town of Dillsboro is working with Indiana Landmarks to increase points of access from U.S. 50 to its downtown main street.


Southeastern Indiana REMC Investigating Broadband Partnership

Southeastern Indiana REMC Investigating Broadband Partnership

Electric cooperative Southeastern Indiana REMC may be helping solve the digital divide.


The Cincinnati Experience: Dearborn County is a part of it

The Cincinnati Experience: Dearborn County is a part of it

The Cincinnati Experience website showcases why "in the Cincinnati region, you can build a life and live it too."