State of Ohio Capital Budget and Community Investment Fund Legislation

State Capital Budget Community Project Legislation

  • Ohio House of Representatives Applications due on December 18, 2023
  • Arts, cultural, historical, theater, sports stadiums, workforce, technology, fiber rings, parks, swimming pools, R&D, museums, sculptures, zoos, community centers, trails, presidential centers,
  • Locally driven process with Governor DeWine and Ohio General Assembly
  • Projects must meet technical requirements to be capital in nature and bondable
  • Grants ranging from $100,000 to over $5,000,000
  • Lobbying process

Community Investment Fund

  • 700 M in One-Time Funding for projects throughout the state
  • Funding is surplus GRF and will not have the same bondable restrictions as traditional capital funding
  • Process and guidance likely tied to the state of Ohio’s capital budget process
  • Project Funding likely coupled with the state capital budget in FY 25
  • Lobbying process