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Cincy State president to head economic development task force


Cincinnati State President Dr. O'dell Owens will head a task force that will study economic development and job growth in the city.

Councilmember Charlie Winburn announced the creation of the task force on Thursday.

The goal of the task force is to study the feasibility of leveraging city dollars to enhance economic development and job growth, with a view toward reducing unemployment, unemployment benefits and poverty.

The task force will be made up of 15 top leaders in the city and the region.

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