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Development Finance Authority of Summit County Receives Auditor of State Award

Akron, Ohio – A recent financial audit of Development Finance Authority of Summit County (DFA) by the Auditor of State’s office has returned a clean audit report for 2014 and 2015. DFA’s excellent record keeping has earned it the Auditor of State Award for 2014 and 2015. The Auditor of State Award is presented to […]

Lincoln Electric Welding Technology Center in Euclid Moves Forward $12 million in Federal, Ohio New Markets Tax Credits Provide Crucial Financing

CDA Press release

Construction Underway On The East End Hilton Garden Inn

Groundbreaking marks start of first new hotel in Akron since 1980.

Development Finance Authority of Summit County (DFA)

DFA partners with Huron County Development Council (HCDC) to assist with Pepperidge Farm plant expansion.

Development Finance Authority of Summit County (DFA)

DFA, City of Akron & University Square Investors II, LLC close financing for University Edge project.

Development Finance Authority of Summit County (DFA) Rating Confirmed by Standard & Poor’s

DFA Jobs & Investment Fund (Bond Fund) Rating confirmed BBB+ with stable outlook.

Public/Private Partnership Builds Lorain County Health & Dentistry Facility

Former warehouse renovated to house medical and dental provider for most vulnerable.

Public/Private Partnership Builds New Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center

Opens the door to 472 jobs, economic growth.

Development Finance Authority of Summit County (DFA) Receives Rating Upgrade from Standard & Poor's

DFA Jobs & Investment Fund (Bond Fund) upgraded to BBB+ with stable outlook.