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MAKER: John Meeder at Meeder Development

by Bill Simpson Date Published: 11/1/2015 He’s long been one of the major figures in the revival of downtown Lancaster, even though neither the place of his birth nor his choice of a college major would indicate that he’d be such a powerful advocate of the city. John Meeder is the president of Meeder Development…

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"Meeder purchases Hotel Lancaster downtown for $5.75M"

By Tim Mekeel, Business Reporter Read original article here The Hotel Lancaster became locally owned Thursday, when developer John Meeder and his team bought it for $5.75 million. “This is what we’ve been working for,” Meeder said. With the acquisition, a second phase of renovations will proceed, bringing the remainder of the once-idle property back…

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"East Side Renaissance"

PAULA WOLF Staff Writer Historic East Side Suites, took a dozen years to come to fruition, but now it is time for the east side of King street to shine. Read Lancaster Online’s article here… Patience is said to be a virtue – even more so when your specialty is converting old buildings to new…

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Decked out with a view on downtown

“Developer John Meeder has been around long enough to know that projects evolve. And his Center City Lofts endeavor, announced more than eight months ago, turned out to be no exception.” Paula Wolf of Lancaster Online examines the upscale condos of Meedcor’s Queen Street project. Click here for the full article

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MoneyWorks: Making tax credits work for midstate redevelopment

Craig Lane on WITF’s Morning edition talks with John Meeder about the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s New Markets Tax Credit program. To hear the conversation click here.   Lancaster) — Midstate developer John Meeder sees potential in the region’s cities, despite years of decline. “We’re in the shadow of the rust belt,” Meeder says. “We didn’t…

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Historic Urban Solar Installation

Christian Street Court Land Use: Mixed Urban Development Commercially Zoned Site Size: 57,000 Sq Ft Location Type: Center City Ownership: Christian Street Court Association, LLC Developer: Meeder Development Company Solar project cost: $250,000 Total Subsidies: $103,000 Project Summary: In Fall 2010, Meeder Development installed a 40 kw, 190 (5’ x 3’) panel solar energy system…

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