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Steve Weitzner presents at Brookings Global Cities Initiative in DC.

Jul 12, 2017

Silverlode's HBU study leveraged for new $60 Million hospital

Jun 11, 2017

We recently helped a client in Troy Ohio figure out what to do with an 11 acre, former manufacturing site near their downtown. We recommended a medical and office development based on our highest and best use and economic impact studies. We also provided a vision for how the organization...

Michigan region's business attraction efforts shaped by Silverlode

Apr 15, 2017

The Great Lakes Bay Regional Alliance is using Silverlode's business action plan to target companies in five key industries. The eight county Michigan region recently reported its successes to local elected officials.

Incentives don't typically drive location decisions

Apr 09, 2017

In Dennis McAndrew's twenty years of experience, he has not seen Northeast Ohio cities actively poaching companies. Further, the incentives communities offer play a limited role in location decisions. The Upjohn Institute for Employment Research agrees.

Trump's plan to cut Great Lakes funding threatens Ohio's economy

Mar 26, 2017

President Trump's budget request for the E.P.A. eliminates the $300 million a year Great Lakes Restoration initiative. Dennis McAndrew explains that companies looking to expand or relocate consider every potential risk, including water. A weakened perception of Lake Erie's future benefits is a threat to Northern Ohio's ability to attract...