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Floating Towpath

Located within 500 miles of 42 major cities, and surrounded by thousands of acres of parkland and countryside, Greater Akron provides ideal living and working environments for everyone. The area is distinctive for its versatility, with a low cost of living, outstanding cultural access and ever-growing employment opportunities. With sports arenas, concert venues, national parks, museums and much, much more within a short distance, there are plenty of things to do in Akron.

The Greater Akron Region is a hotbed of new innovations for future technology. Fully equipped for 21st Century globalization, outdated facilities have been reinvented, redeveloped, and reused as state-of-the-art research, technology, manufacturing, and business centers beckoning young professionals to return to and maintain their Akron roots.

2019-2020 Experience Akron-Canton Relocation Guide

Our All New! 2019-2020 Experience Akron-Canton, Featuring 99+ Reasons We Love Akron-Canton

Introducing the 2019-2020 Experience Akron-Canton, the official relocation guide of the Greater Akron Chamber and the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce. 

For the first time, the Greater Akron Chamber has joined forces with the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce and Live Publishing to produce a joint comprehensive business and community guide that promotes Akron and Canton as one region.  

Inside, you’ll find 132 pages jam-packed with all the wonderful professional opportunities and quality-of-life amenities we have collectively that make our region special. Dining, shopping, recreation, education, healthcare, philanthropy, business, living and more...it’s all in this guide.  

Read it, keep it, use it, share it. 

For a print copy, contact Tammy Grimmett at [email protected] or view it online here.



Perfect Place To Live

Sports arenas, concert venues, national parks, and museums accentuate the areas reinvented and redeveloped business centers and truly make Greater Akron one of a kind.

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