overall goal of the partnership is to create a growing economy and a
thriving local marketplace that will benefit both our businesses and
our community. The five major development strategies employed to
reach this goal are:
- Marketing and advertising to attract new businesses to Muskingum
Retention and Expansion
- Serving existing businesses in order to support retention and
expansion of local firms and facilities.
Development - Encouraging the creation, survival and growth
of small enterprises.
- Business attraction and physical redevelopment to support and
complement broader economic development efforts.
Development - Site, building and public infrastructure
As you can
see, each of these strategies and the activities it represents is
vitally important to economic development in our community. MGP
turns these good ideas into action that leads to actual business
growth by funding important development projects and programs
implemented by the Chamber, Port Authority, City of Zanesville and
County of Muskingum.