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Posted on: February 8, 2024

Business Roundtable to Discuss Energy Wise Ogden and How Businesses Can Find Energy Savings

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Register today for a business roundtable on February 26th from 4:00 to 5:30 pm inside Union Stations Wattis-Dumke room. This roundtable will highlight energy saving programs offered through several Utah companies. Hear from Rocky Mountain Power W...

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Posted on: November 29, 2023

Ya YA Foods Announces Major Expansion to Existing Ogden Operations

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Ya YA Foods, a major food and beverage manufacturing company that provides end-to-end packaging solutions, is expanding in Ogden. Ya YA Foods recently entered into a partnership with Oatly, a well-known oat-based products company currently located in Ogde...

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Posted on: November 21, 2023

Initiative Creates Neighborhoods of Choice in Ogden

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Take a drive through central Ogden and you’re sure to see signs of the revitalization efforts underway. Ogden City’s Community Development Division works directly with residents to help restore and revitalize their homes through the Quality Neighborhoods ...

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Posted on: November 16, 2023

Ogden City's Business Information Center Offers Loans Once Again

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In an effort to energize and bolster local small businesses, Ogden City is once again offering flexible business loans through their Business Information Center (BIC). Funding is available now with loans offered up to $90,000 and Prime Rate plus ...

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Posted on: October 5, 2023

Utah Outdoor Recreation Summit Celebrates Ogden's Outdoor Recreation Businesses

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Whether it be the wintery slopes, extensive trails, or winding rivers, Ogden’s adventurous terrain makes it easy for the outdoor recreation industry to flourish. This year, the Utah Outdoor Recreation Summit selected Ogden’s Weber State University to play...

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Posted on: September 18, 2023

Don't Miss the Next "Union Station Neighborhood" and "You Make Ogden" Events

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Since February, the 4th Wednesday of every month has been reserved for “You MAKE Ogden” public engagement events, hosted by Ogden City Economic Development staff, inside historic Ogden Union Station. These educational opportunities and discussions highlig...
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Posted on: August 14, 2023

Ogden City Recreation Hosts Major Softball and Baseball Tournaments, Makes Economic Impact

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Chicken wire once adorned the backstops at Ogden’s baseball fields, now those fields are perfectly manicured, lined and fit for local games and national tournaments. Recently, Ogden City hosted the Triple Crown Sports Fast Pitch World Series with teams fr...

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2022 - Business Development
Posted on: July 11, 2023

Ogden City's Business Information Center Provides Loans to Local Small Businesses

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Ogden City’s Business Information Center (BIC) is having a successful year after providing loans to nine locally owned businesses looking to gain more stable financial footing and expand their dreams. The BIC is the city’s answer to en...

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Posted on: May 2, 2023

Northern Utah Tech Programs Geared Towards Women Create a Stronger Ogden Workforce

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Tech-Moms, a technology program geared towards women, is not only teaching website coding skills and assisting women into the tech workforce, but also creating a community. In just three years, Tech-Moms has trained hundreds of women in web desig...

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Posted on: April 20, 2023

The Future of Union Station Campus Discussed at Utah Commercial Real Estate Symposium

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Ogden City’s proposed Union Station Campus took center stage at the recent NAIOP, Commercial Real Estate Development Association’s annual symposium as a case study of historic architecture converging with modern needs. A panel featuring the key stakeholde...

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2022 - Business Development
Posted on: February 24, 2023

Ogden City Announces Ogden Union Station Campus Development Partnership

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A major step towards the revitalization of one of Ogden’s most historic treasures was announced this week. Following the recent approval from the Ogden City Council to move forward on the process to purchase the land surrounding and beneath historic Union...

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2022 - Business Development
Posted on: February 15, 2023

"You MAKE Ogden" Monthly Open Houses Scheduled

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Ogden City Community and Economic Development (CED) wants citizens to continue to be a part of the MAKE Ogden plan as it moves forward. A series of public open houses aptly named “You MAKE Ogden,” will start Wednesday, February 22, from 5:30 to 7:00 pm at...

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Posted on: February 9, 2023

DEF Ogden Hosting National Security Ecosystem Overview as Innovation Accelerates in Northern Utah

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Ogden City is experiencing a surge of collaboration, innovation, and increased economic opportunity in the aerospace and defense industry. This boom is bringing more small businesses and entrepreneurs to northern Utah, thirsty for connection and collabora...

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2022 - Business Development
Posted on: February 7, 2023

Ogden City Approves Purchase of Land Underneath and Surrounding Union Station

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Viewed as a cultural anchor not only to Ogden, but all of Northern Utah, Ogden City is preparing to purchase the land underneath and surrounding historic Union Station. The city council unanimously voted in favor of entering into a purchase agreement for ...

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Posted on: January 20, 2023

Ogden City Welcomes New Business Recruitment Manager

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Ogden City has a new manager of business recruitment in Business Development. Liesl Limburg joined the team in October 2022. Liesl got both her undergrad and Master’s in Public Policy from the University of Utah. Working in the realm of politics and econo...

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2022 - Business Development
Posted on: January 17, 2023

Ogden Moving Forward with WonderBlock Development and Downtown Parking Management

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After years of planning and months of public engagement and meetings, the Ogden City Council voted on January 10th to approve moving forward on the two bonding proposals to finance the downtown WonderBlock Development, the associated parking structures, a...

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2022 - Business Development
Posted on: December 20, 2022

Ogden City Once Again Offering Business Loans

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Ogden City’s Business Information Center (BIC) is once again offering loans to help businesses stabilize and grow, particularly those still impacted by Covid 19. Funding is available now with loans offered up to $90,000 and Prime Rate plus 3-6%....

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2022 - Business Development
Posted on: November 29, 2022

Additional Community Open House Regarding WonderBlock and Parking

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As follow-up to the City Council's fact-finding work session and community open house event regarding WonderBlock and Parking on November 15, Ogden City Community and Economic Development will be hosting a second public open house event ...

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2022 - Business Development
Posted on: November 1, 2022

Input Requested Regarding Downtown Ogden Development -- WonderBlock and Parking Open House Event

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      Ogden City has been working on several new initiatives as part of the city’s “Make Ogden” plan that was adopted in 2020 – establishing a 25-year vision to guide growth and development of downtown Ogden. “The primary purpos...

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2022 - Business Development
Posted on: October 13, 2022

Ogden’s National Security Innovation Event Highlights Unique Growth Challenges and Opportunities

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Bringing together key leaders from government, military, business and education to engage in a robust dialogue regarding national security innovation in northern Utah, Ogden City Business Development recently hosted the Northern Utah National Security Inn...

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Posted on: October 13, 2022

Historic Tax Credits Available Through Ogden Multiple Property Submission (MPS)

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To help preserve historic buildings throughout Ogden, the Utah State Historic Preservation Office helped to create the Ogden Commercial and Industrial Multiple Property Submission (MPS). This opens the door for not only...

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2022 - Business Development
Posted on: August 1, 2022

Ogden Downtown Alliance Taking Applications for Facade Grants

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Strolling down Historic 25th Street in downtown Ogden might feel like being in a time warp. While you may be heading to one of the locally owned shops to pick up an iced latte, a slice of pizza, or get a haircut, there is a moment where you can get lost i...

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2022 - Business Development
Posted on: July 29, 2022

Ogden Hosts Northern Utah National Security Symposium

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Ogden City Announces the Northern Utah National Security Symposium – August 25 

 

Area entrepreneurs are encouraged to come learn about the future of national security innovation in Northern Utah and how...

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