The Ohio Development Services Agency and General Motors have reached an agreement on the company’s $12 million community investment in the Mahoning Valley and it was announced that Eastgate will receive $2.5 million for local infrastructure improvements for future economic development, leveraging all available federal funding programs.

Eastgate will invest in local infrastructure improvements including the development of a proposed Lordstown Smart Transit Corridor. Working with the Ohio Turnpike and Infrastructure Commission and DriveOhio, the corridor will enhance business sites surrounding the Village of Lordstown. The funding will also support battery, advanced energy, and electric vehicle charging technology, advancing the Voltage Valley strategic initiative, and expanding broadband in the region.

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