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Data Center Investment Here Boosts Ohio’s Ranking

When Ohio clinched the number one spot in Site Selection magazine’s Governor’s Cup annual rankings for total projects per capita, New Albany had three of the top 25 projects that catapulted the state to success. Facebook’s $1 billion investment as well as new projects by Google and Amazon were cited …


Year in Review Highlights City’s Accomplishments

In a year like no other, New Albany continued to attract new business, helped existing businesses expand, opened Rose Run Park, added leisure trails and refined its path to progress through strategic planning. Facebook began serving traffic at two of five planned data centers prompting a national site selector to …


New Albany Expands Economic Development Team

The city of New Albany recently expanded its economic development team with the appointment of Michael Loges as economic development manager. Loges brings more than 12 years of development experience, including work for the Ohio Development Services Agency, city of Columbus and the Central Ohio Transit Authority. He offers expertise …


Streamlined Planning, Fast Track Permitting, Energy Attract Hyperscalers to New Albany

The same powerful combination of factors — streamlined planning, fast track permitting and abundant, affordable, renewable energy — that attracted “hyperscalers” like Google, Facebook and AWS, is expected to drive increased investment in New Albany’s Information Technology cluster in 2021. 

A recent Bisnow article singles out New Albany as one …


Business-Centric City Services, Talent, Location Drive Steady Growth

In a year like no other, the New Albany International Business Park continues to experience steady growth and expansion that several businesses attribute to the city’s “business centric”  approach to economic development, ideal location and strong talent pool. 

Alene Candles, a leading private label candle and diffuser manufacturers, recently …