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Candyland Children’s Museum

Portsmouth, OH (2020)

The project renovated approximately six thousand (6000) sq. ft. of formerly commercial space into a community needed children’s museum/learning zone.

COMMUNITY IMPACT
  • 12 FTE jobs
  • 20 construction jobs
FINANCING SOURCES
  • NMTC amount: $450,000
  • Total Project Costs: $588,500
  • CDE:
PROJECT LOCATION

202 Market Street

Portsmouth, OH 45662

Project Description

The project renovated approximately six thousand (6000) square feet of formerly commercial space into a community needed “children’s museum”/ learning zone. The intent was to use resources that total over one million dollars in capital to create a space that children within the community can use comparable to COSI in Columbus and useful to the inhabitants through a learning inspired improvement area and child care drop-off zone that will education children ages 2-12 and use STEM and current educational outcomes to attract other communities to the area and zone.