John Metcalf, CEO of Mid-Ohio Energy, presents a check for $10,000 to Hardin County Economic Development Director Jacqualine Fitzgerald.
The funding is to be used to develop strategic plans for each village in the county and the city of Kenton, said Fitzgerald.
OHM Advisors of Columbus is being contracted to conduct the studies which are expected to give each community direction for development, she said.
“I am excited to see what comes out of this,” said Metcalf.
With them are Hardin County Commissioners (from left) Tim Striker, Randy Rogers and Roger Crowe.