Serving the needs of residents and businesses through job creation, implementation of public infrastructure projects, urban redevelopment initiatives and revitalization of Cincinnati’s neighborhoods.
Development Manager Lindsey Florea
Maximize the City’s impact on high-profile development opportunities. This team primarily works in the Downtown & Over-the-Rhine neighborhoods.
Housing & Community Development
Division Manager Roy Hackworth
Enabling proactive, targeted, & transformative development to provide quality housing options for all Cincinnati residents & position the City as a thriving urban center with diverse housing options & supportive housing services.
Interim Director Markiea Carter
Deputy Directors Dan Bower &
Administrative Specialist Mary Poole
How can we help?
Local Knowledge of our Local Economy
Learn more about the Cincinnati market from our team of development officers and analysts.
An Advocate in City Hall
We routinely assist business owners and developers in their interactions with city departments, as well as its boards and commissions, to facilitate growth and overcome potential hurdles to development.
Connections to Community Resources
Whether you need to find a pool of qualified job candidates, a new supplier, or assistance finding the correct state or federal program to help you grow, we can help connect you with the right resources.
We routinely work with business owners and developers to help finance quality projects. We partner with business owners and developers to secure loans, grants, incentives, or other financing tools to make your project become a reality.