Projects


County lands $255,000 roadwork grant

Fremont Co. in Rockford plans $27M expansion
By William Kincaid

"CELINA - Mercer County has landed a quarter of a million dollar state grant to help accommodate a substantial business expansion that officials are calling a major boon for Rockford and the county.

Commissioners Greg Homan, Jerry Laffin and Rick Muhlenkamp on Thursday morning agreed to accept a $255,000 Ohio Development Services Agency 629 Roadwork Grant to help facilitate the Fremont Co.'s proposed $27 million expansion of its Rockford plant at 150 Hickory St....Click to read the complete Daily Standard article >

New project - Fremont Expansion

RADC Raises Funds for New Splash Pad at Shanes Park

The Rockford Area Development Corporation (RADC) has all the funds raised for the new Splash Pad at Shane's Park in Rockford. The splash pad committee consists of Nancy Leighner, Sue Barna; Betty Belna; Bill Miller; Tom Rogers; Marty Lentz and Barb Pedroza. This addition to Shanes Park is for Rockford and surrounding community members to enjoy at no cost. This is a free activity for our community members to enjoy.

There is no admission fee. The Splash Pad is open from Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Fund Raising Goal

RADC raised approximately $76,000 through donations and fund raising events for the new splash pad in Shanes Park.

RADC raised over $2500 at the March 13, 2011 Quarter Auction.

THANK YOU to everyone who has supported this project.