2017 - Whitehall Area Chamber of Commerce

Whitehall Gets YMCA

An old activity building at Whitehall Community Park is in for a major overhaul that will turn it into a community gathering place with craft space, a kitchen and an “airnasium.” The city announced a partnership with the YMCA of Central Ohio Tuesday to renovate and expand the building and make it a hub for

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October Lunch Mob at MCL

Thank you to all who attended our October Lunch Mob at MCL. We are excited to have MCL as a new member of the Chamber!

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‘Microhospital’ Proposed for Whitehall

A second microhospital is proposed for Franklin County, a 15-bed facility in Whitehall on the site of a closed Applebee’s, according to an item to be introduced Tuesday at City Council. The location, 4600 E. Broad St., compounds the mystery of what health system would operate the 18,600-square-foot facility. Developer Embree Asset Group Inc. typically works with

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Inaugural WACC Awards

We had a great time celebrating our Inaugural Whitehall Area Chamber of Commerce Awards Luncheon winners. Please join us in congratulating the following winners:     Business to Business “B2B” Award – Flavor 91 Bistro and 2 Tones Brewing – These businesses were able to form a partnership after last year’s after hours Chamber event.

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Residential Property Values up 17% in Whitehall

Franklin County homeowners will pay on average about 2 percent more in property taxes next year based on appraisal estimates released July 17 by county Auditor Clarence Mingo.   Taxpayers can blame a booming housing market for the increase. Mingo’s office concluded that home values rose 14 percent since property values were last updated three

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Whitehall Golf Dome Sold to Make Room for New Development

The city of Whitehall received less than a windfall in ridding itself of a massive inflatable dome last week, but it gained something it considers more valuable than money: marketable real estate in a prime location.   Although an online auction to sell the former Four Seasons Golf Center’s 86,000-square-foot, 85-foot-tall inflatable dome on East

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May Membership Lunch – Goodwill Inc.

Had a great turnout to hear the CEO of Goodwill Inc. speak about the value of hiring employees with disabilities. We hope to see you at our next event. Please visit the events page for more details.

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Employment for Seniors Open House

We were happy to help Employment for Seniors celebrate the opening of their new office at 4300 E. Broad St. They have been in Whitehall for 12 years and the Chamber is looking forward to their continued positive impact on the community for many years to come.

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