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The CDC is launching its latest capital campaign to help improve the lives of local residents. The goal of this campaign is to raise $20,000 to build a new skatepark at Baker Family Park, located on Corduroy Rd near the trail head of the Great Guernsey Trail. The Project consists of creating a paved pad for skaters to utilize and to place on top of the pad, the skate equipment that was recently do...

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On April 28th we received word that our grant application for the CDC’s countywide litter cleanup and tire amnesty program was awarded funding of $38,000 by the Ohio EPA. We will be holding the countywide litter cleanup on September 22nd & 23rd and it will involve nearly all townships and municipalities in Guernsey, with drop off points located in 10 different areas around the county. R...

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Cambridge, Ohio March 9, 2017 – The Guernsey County Community Development Corporation (CDC) recently partnered with Jackson Township to complete a USDA Community Facilities Grant, which the township received and will use to purchase a new dump truck. The USDA program is a combination of grants and loans and is designed to help rural municipalities purchase equipment and improve facilities. Jacks...

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The Guernsey County Community Development Corporation is looking for a full time seasoned professional to fill the role of Sales and Marketing Specialist. The Sales and Marketing Specialist will be responsible for executing marketing strategies, assisting with campaign development, analyzing the effectiveness of the various campaigns and developing lead donor programs. An Associates or Bachelors D...

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Directors Report September 12, 2016 Greetings folks, I hope everyone is surviving these last HOT days of summer? Things here are the CDC are progressing at a steady pace and there is a LOT going on, so I felt now would be a great time for a much needed update. First up, I want to talk about the Sober Living House that we were raising funds for and working to bring to fruition. After several meetin...

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Jeanette Hannon has recently transitioned into the role of CDC office manager from her position on the Board of Directors as well as Branch Manager for Woodforest Bank. In her new position she is responsible for maintaining and overseeing the financial accounts and the stability of the organization. Jeanette has 18 years of banking and financial background. Her experience includes profit and loss...

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Click the below link to download and complete a registration form. You have two options, you can download the PDF form and hand write your registration or you can click on the Microsoft Word and type in your information. Both can be mailed to Trail Fest c/o CDC PO Box 1175 Cambridge, Ohio (make checks payable to CDC, memo line Trail Fest). 7th Annual Great Guernsey Trail Registration Form  (PDF)...

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We recently teamed up with the Department of Jobs and Family Services to promote a cleaner Guernsey County through the use of litter cleanup crews. These crews will be under the direct management of a CDC supervisor and the crews will be sent out into the county to cleanup targeted roadsides, illegal dumpsites, parks and walking trails. The workers will be staffed by community service workers and ...

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Greetings folks, I hope all is well in your world? Things here at the CDC have been progressing at a quickening pace. First and foremost, we are finally moved into our new office, 905 Wheeling Ave Cambridge. We are very excited to be a part of the downtown community and looking forward to participating in a variety of events scheduled for this summer. In other news our crews have been very busy co...

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I hope everyone had a fantastic Easter? After a three day weekend, the staff at the CDC is hard at work on a variety of projects. First up is our Township Outreach Program which was created to align the needs of local townships with the support services offered by the CDC. One of the ways we do this is by providing free stop signs to the townships. In the state of Ohio all stop signs are required ...

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