Intelligent Edge

Moving Your Business Forward

From digital acumen to revitalized green spaces, Hudson is committed to providing the type of experience that attracts top talent, increases economic vitality and cements our position as the premier place to do business in Northeast Ohio.

Top7 Intelligent Community of 2019

We are proud to announce that Hudson, Ohio has been named a Top7 Intelligent Community of 2019 by the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF). Based in New York City, ICF selects communities for this international honor based on their economic, social and cultural advancements in the digital age. Read more.

Velocity Broadband — City-owned and Operated 

Velocity Broadband


As one of Ohio’s first Gigabit cities, Hudson offers high-speed, 100% fiber-optic broadband to our local businesses. With faster and more reliable internet services, we empower our local businesses to compete in today’s high-speed, data-driven world. In fact, our Velocity Broadband provides speeds up to 10 gigabits per second! Read more.

Downtown Phase II

Downtown Phase II

With Downtown Phase II, people can live, work, and play downtown. The development will bring in high-paying jobs. Offices and homes built on the property will generate new tax revenues for the schools and bring new customers to support the current downtown stores and restaurants. Read more.

Heritage Meets Innovation

Clock Tower Flowers

"I applaud Hudson for celebrating the past, while thinking in the future."
— Kent State University Professor

The City of Hudson is known for its rich history and New England-style charm. We are equally proud to have struck a balance that preserves our legacy while embracing the lifestyle-enhancing advancements of the digital age. Our residents and businesses can look forward to seeing the City capitalize on our fiber-optic investment. In the near future, we will roll-out smart municipal lighting, automated parking solutions and guidance, and intelligent traffic signals. The next phase of downtown development will feature smart office space, homes, and a hotel. Our investment in and commitment to innovation is just beginning. Read more.

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