The Office of Economic and Community Development administers federal and state funded Community and Economic Development Programs for the City of Cambridge, and also on behalf of Guernsey County. The mission of the Economic and Community Development Department is help to provide quality housing, community and economic development opportunities to include disadvantaged families, address community development needs with a particular urgency that pose an immediate threat to health and welfare of our communities, further Fair Housing compliance, and to aid in the elimination of slum and blight, in the City of Cambridge and Guernsey County.

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  • Grant Writing and implementation for the City of Cambridge and Guernsey County Commissioners for rehabilitation and construction of housing, infrastructure upgrades/replacement, park improvements, demolition of vacant residential structures
  • Fair Housing Counseling, Tenant/Landlord Counseling for City of Cambridge and Guernsey County
  • Manufactured Housing Permitting Agency for Guernsey County and Coshocton County
  • Asbestos and Lead Based Paint Inspections
  • Cambridge Community Gardens

Economic Dev. Contact Info

Director: Kimberly J. Haught

Lead Risk Assessor, Asbestos Hazard Evaluation Specialist, Ohio Mobile Homes Inspector, & Housing Tech: Colleen Siadik

Assistant Housing Technician: Brandon M. Hines


Community Development Specialist & Fair Housing Coordinator: Evelyn L. King

Office hours:
Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

: (740) 439-5491
Fax: (740) 439-9867