Name of Program:
  Ohio Job Ready Sites (JRS) Program    Ohio
Mailing Address:
  77 South High Street
P.O. Box 1001
Columbus, Ohio 43215-1001
Web Site:   Ohio Department of Development
Email:
  JobReadySite@development.ohio.gov
Phone:
  (800) 848-1300
Fax:
  (614) 644-1789
   
   
Qualified site designation:
  Certified
Geographic service area:
  State of Ohio
Year program created:
  2005
Number of properties/sites certified to date:
  19 (to be certified by December 2009)
Certifying Agency:
  State, Consultant
Industries or uses for certification:
  Manufacturing (heavy, light, clean)
Mega-Manufacturing
Smart Office (“green” office space)
Research and Development (lab) Space
Criteria or site information required for certification:
 
  • Zoning
  • Compatible surrounding land use
  • Parcel shape and configuration
  • Size of parcel
  • Utility services available
    • Gas
    • Electric
    • Wastewater / sewer
    • Water
    • Telecom
  • Highway access
  • Airport service
  • Rail service
  • Population or workforce base
  • Environmental clearance
    • Wetlands
    • Floodplain
    • Contamination
    • Attainment
  • Official support
  • permitting
  • LEED certification
  • endangered species
  • archaeological/historic resources
  • proximity to inter-modal
  • water ports
  • traffic flow/study
  • aerial/ALTA survey

Time required by the property owner to satisfy the above criteria:
   3 years
 
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