- Planning & Development
- Economic Development
The City of Green is a progressive, prosperous and promising suburban city. The City of Green is open to, and open for, business.
We are geographically blessed and desirable with three exits off of a major north-south interstate (I-77), easy access to nearby universities, high-quality health care and home to the Akron-Canton Airport-one of the nation's best regional airports.
Diversity of Commercial Real Estate Options
We offer a diversity of commercial real estate options - from available suites in existing buildings to acres of developable industrial and commercial land. We have more than 730 acres of available land planned and zoned for commercial development. The City offers an online listing of available commercial property, many of which are available within the City's incentive areas.
The City participates in several incentive programs for new construction or investment including the following programs:
- Community Reinvestment Area
- Foreign Trade Zone
- Ohio Enterprise Zone
- Tax Increment Financing
- Municipal Economic Development Grant
Growing Business Community
Our business community is growing, active and engaged - more than 1,100 businesses strong, including Fortune 1000 companies, large, medium, small and micro-sized businesses.
Government & Business Collaboration
The Mayor's Office and the City of Green's economic development team promote government and business collaboration to help businesses succeed and grow. We are committed to an aggressive economic development agenda that includes:
- Attracting new quality businesses
- Marketing available land for business attraction, retention and expansion
- Retaining and expanding existing businesses
Recent investments in growth-enabling infrastructure, including:
- Enhanced roads
- Extensive fiber optics
- Parks and other green space
For more information, contact the City of Green's Economic Development Staff.