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Portage Development Board

Portage Development Board

The Portage Development Portage Board, with offices located in downtown Ravenna, partners with businesses and individuals who choose Portage County to locate, build and grow their enterprises. The Portage Development Board (PDB) is a 501 (C)(3) private non-profit with responsibilities that include providing assistance to industrial Realtors, builders, local industries and local communities in an effort to maintain and improve the economic base in Portage County. Learn more.

What the Portage Development Board does:

  • Build consensus between private and public sectors
  • Group representation from across business, civic and education spectrum
  • Cultivates high-quality workforce
  • Provides business community with legal and financial resources

Contact the Portage Development Board with questions and comments regarding:

  • Confidential site and building search assistance
  • Financing information and referrals
  • Property tax exemptions and tax credit information
  • Workforce needs
  • Any other questions related to business and community development in Portage County

217 S. Chestnut St.
Ravenna, Ohio 44266
330-297-3470
www.portagedevbd.org