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Posted on: February 16, 2024

Ohio Building Project Awarded TMUD Tax Credits

Exterior of Ohio Building in downtown Sidney

On January 29, 2024, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Department of Development Director Lydia Mihalik announced $2.6 billion in investments for mixed-use development projects across Ohio thanks to the Transformational Mixed-Use Development (TMUD) Program. T...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

Maximum Chip Grant Funding Secured

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The Ohio Department of Development recently announced that the City of Sidney/Shelby County partnership will receive the maximum allocation of $750,000 for its Program Year 23 Community Housing Impact and Preservation (CHIP) program.

With the available fun...

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Posted on: January 26, 2024

Comprehensive Plan Update Underway

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The City of Sidney has partnered with The Ohio State University’s Knowlton School of Architecture’s City and Regional Planning Program to update the Sidney Comprehensive Plan. A Comprehensive Plan is a long-range plan intended to guide growth and developm...

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Posted on: September 30, 2023

2023 Residential Beautification Awards

Before and After pictures of properties awarded Neighborhood Beautification Awards in 2023

The City of Sidney is proud to announce the winners of the 2023 Residential Beautification Awards. The award is given to recognize exterior improvements to residences. Improvements can include exterior renovation and rehabilitation, general clean up, land...

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Posted on: August 19, 2023

City Council Adopts Rental Registration Program

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During its regular meeting on August 14, City Council adopted legislation that was the culmination of the Rental Registration Ad Hoc committee meetings. This legislation establishes a Rental Dwelling Registration Program in the city.

As a part of the new p...

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Posted on: July 12, 2023

Ohio Building Project Awarded Ohio Historic Tax Credits

Exterior of Ohio Building in downtown Sidney

The Ohio Department of Development has announced that Woodard Development has been awarded Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credits in the amount of $1.8 million. 

The Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credit Program provides a tax credit to leverage t...

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