Including Cleveland, Akron, Canton and Youngstown, Northeast Ohio is the 12th largest region in the United States with more than 4.1 million residents and a $140 billion economy. And with such a vast geographic area, it’s no wonder that tourism is one of the region’s biggest industries.
For most people, Father’s Day, the first day of summer and Flag Day come to mind when they think about popular June holidays. But did you know that June is (unofficially) National Zoo and Aquarium Month, National Fresh Fruit and Vegetables Month, and National Rose Month? Below are just a few ways you can explore The Plus and keep the celebrations going all month long!
Memories of time spent enjoying wildlife at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo will soon include the fun and enjoyment of a carousel ride.
In 2012, the efforts of 10 private-sector economic development organizations in Northeast Ohio led to business investment and growth projects that are projected to create or retain more than 36,000 jobs, $1.7 billion in payroll and $1.8 in capital investment.