The last few years Dayton has seen remarkable growth and development throughout the city and 2017 was no different. The City of Dayton has completed more than $250M in capital improvement projects in 2017, with numerous that are on-going. The Dayton regional economy is growing again; attracting numerous businesses that promise to add hundreds of jobs. The City of Dayton is undertaking progressive policies to reduce neighborhood blight, poverty and drug addiction. The City of Dayton will plan to continue their growth and development moving into 2018.