Eastern Corridor Activation

Promising signs of revitalization in this area that include part or all of Austinburg, East side, Helentown, and Wallace Woods neighborhoods.
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The City’s efforts to “activate” the neighborhoods by engaging the community earned a 2021 Best Practices in Economic Development Award from the American Planning Association.

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Bean Haus Bakery & Cafe

Once a boarded-up vacant structure for more than 12+ years, the revitalized corner store adds vibrancy, jobs, and yummy locally baked goods, coffee and ice-cream in the neighborhood.

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New headquarters of M&M Service Station Equipment in revitalized 100,000 SF building with capital investment of $3,000,000.

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Rizzo Painting Contractors

Family owned business since 1954, Rizzo Painting Contractors is a well-established and successful business in Covington’s eastern Corridor.

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Former St. Elizabeth Hospital Complex

When St Elizabeth built their new hospital in another part of Covington, only 50,000 square feet of the former site is now being used. That leaves over 250,000 square feet plus a 300 space parking garage to be reimagined into new life.