Village of
Middlefield, Ohio

Middlefield Means Business


  • ISO PPC Fire Department Rating

    The Middlefield Fire Department, was inspected in 2015 and received an ISO PPC (Public Protection Classification) rating of “3”. This is an improvement from the last department rating which was a “5.”

    ISO is an independent organization which evaluates the quality of a community’s fire protection service. It does so by using a PPC system incorporating standards developed by the National Fire Protection Association and the American Water Works Association. (more…)

  • HEXPOL Among Top Workplaces


    Gold Key Processing, one of HEXPOL’s northeast Ohio facilities, takes pride for being ranked in The Cleveland Plain Dealer’s 2015 Top 150 Workplaces for the third year in a row.

    Two HEXPOL Compounding campuses were recently honored in the Cleveland Plain Dealer’s 2015 Top Workplaces. HEXPOL Compounding, a leading global provider of elastomer compounds, was among 150 companies cited in the newspaper’s sixth annual list. HEXPOL Compounding LLC (Burton Rubber Processing), located in Burton, made the list for the first time, checking in at ninth place among 50 northeast Ohio mid-size companies. Burton Rubber Processing was founded in 1957 and currently has 204 associates working at the campus. (more…)

middlefield means business - video

This video showcases the Village of Middlefield. It illustrates the positive reasons for residing in Middlefield as well as locating a commercial or industrial business within the Village. Local business leaders represent each of these attributes and tell the story of what Middlefield Village has to offer.

Middlefield Means Business

When Ben Garlich took over as mayor of Middlefield Village on January 1, 2012, he had one thing on his mind – build the economic base of this community.

Garlich's first step as mayor was to form an Economic Development Committee (EDC) with the mandate to draft and adopt an economic development plan to guide Village growth. The committee includes village councilmen Bill Blue, Ron Wiech and residents Dave Dietrich...

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