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Grow A Business

You've finalized your business plan, turned on the phones, and printed up cards - now what? If you've launched a new business in Franklin, we have your back from day one. The City of Franklin is the best place to grow your business and keep it growing.

Explore more about why the City of Franklin is the optimal location to do business, live and play.

The City of Franklin, Warren County and the State of Ohio offer a variety of different programs to assist companies considering locating or growing in Warren County, Ohio. We know that no one company is alike, so the needs are not the same, either. The Warren County Economic Development Authority has assembled the best team to help you grow your business. The following are programs to consider, but we are here to help you explore the options that are best for your growing company.
  • Site Development Plan Expedition
  • Tax Exempt Financing - Industrial Revenue Bonds
  • Property Tax Credits
  • Economic Development Incentives Fund
Site Development Plan Expedition
The City of Franklin will work with your company to coordinate deadline schedules when approving site development plans for qualified projects which provide an economic benefit to the community. The City of Franklin, along with the Warren County Economic Development Authority works closely with our partners to identify projects that offer expedited process.

Tax Exempt Financing - Warren County Port Authority
The mission of the Warren County Port Authority is to enhance economic vitality and quality of life in Warren County. By implementing creative economic development solutions using financing services and other development tools, we will promote investment and job creation by private industry and other qualified partners.

The Authority will process the application on the company's behalf and work with the County's bond counsel to introduce the appropriate legislation to the County Council.