Thomas Hitchcock, PE

Safety Service Director

225 N. Main Street

Celina, Ohio  45822

Phone:  419-586-6464




Celina Community Development

The City of Celina has a history of providing incentives to businesses for the expansion or creation of jobs  and capital investment in real property.  The incentives which are controlled locally by the City Council, are listed to the right. 

Please contact our office for more detailed information about each of these programs and how they can help your business locate or expand in Celina.





New Market Tax Credits

Tax Increment Financing

Community Reinvestment Tax Abatements

Enterprise Zone  - Tax Abatement Program

Celina Utilities Incentives Program

City Revolving Loan Fund



Mercer County Economic Development

Ohio Business Development Coalition

Ohio Department of Development - Business Loans and Grants

Mercer County and the State of Ohio provide numerous incentive options for businesses.  The City of Celina and the Economic Development Office of Mercer County will assist you in working with the state officials to structure the best package of incentives to fit your business. 







Mercer County Revolving Loan Fund

SBA 504 Loan Program

SBA 7(A) Loan Guaranty

Regional 166 Loan Program

Direct 166 Loan Program

Mercer County Revolving Loan Fund

Toledo – Lucas County Port Authority

Job Creation Tax Credit (JCTC)

Job Retention Tax Credit (JRTC)

R & D Investment Tax Credit

Roadwork Development Grant (629)

Community Development Block Grants

Rapid Outreach Grants

Ohio Enterprise Bond Fund

Workforce Training Grants