The Ohio Valley Regional Development Commission is holding its annual county caucus reorganization meeting for Scioto County at 2:30 p.m. Jan. 21 in the leftside meeting room of the Department of Job and Family Services Building, 710 Court St.
Major items on the agenda of this meeting, which is open to the public, include: review and revise caucus membership, selection of caucus chair and executive committee member, and selection of a project review committee member. Other subjects covered in the meeting include: discussion of Appalachian Regional Commission and Economic Development Administration project development, project eligibility, and program changes. In addition, OVRDC will be soliciting input from key stakeholders in the county in the update of its Regional Strategic Plan at this meeting.
The OVRDC is a regional planning and economic development agency which coordinates federal, state and local resources to encourage development in 12 southern Ohio counties: Adams, Brown, Clermont, Fayette, Gallia, Highland, Jackson, Lawrence, Pike, Ross, Scioto and Vinton. Established in 1967, the OVRDC serves as a local development district for the Appalachian Regional Commission and as an economic development district for the U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration.
For more detailed information, call John Hemmings at OVRDC at (800) 223-7491.
New Boston sets meetings
The New Boston Village Council will meet the first and third Tuesdays of each month at 6:30 p.m. in Room 16 of the New Boston Community Center, 3940 Rhodes Ave., New Boston.