Erie County apparently has friends in Columbus.
The Ohio Department of Development has awarded a $300,000 grant to help develop the county's planned new business park on Huron-Avery Road.
The yet-unnamed business park, referred to by commissioners as a "high-tech campus," has 23 acres and is a short distance east of U.S. 250. It also will serve as the new location for the county's misdemeanor court.
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