Community & Economic Development
Public infrastructure financing, planning, data analysis, research, and other technical assistance to local governments.
Aging & Disability
Programs, services, and case management focused on keeping elders and those with disabilities in their homes.
Transportation planning and outreach services focused on improving the transportation networks serving our citizens.
Mapping & Data
Data research and analysis as well as GIS and GPS mapping services.
Working to improve the health of all citizens in the region.
Formed in 1968 as a voluntary organization made up of representatives of local governments in Southeastern Ohio. Local Development Districts were formed to provide technical assistance to communities working to secure state and federal resources to help improve the lives of local residents.
Representing Southeastern Ohio
Cities and Villages
Citizens Working For Citizens
Years of Service
A Legacy of Cooperation and Assistance: Founded in 1968
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Celebrating 50 Years: 1968-2018
Regional Transportation Planning Organization (RTPO) Technical Advisory and Citizens Committee Meeting Jan. 19
Public Meeting Notice: Regional Transportation Planning Organization (RTPO) Technical Advisory and Citizens Committee Meeting The Buckeye Hills Regional Transportation Planning Organization (RTPO) Technical Advisory and Citizens Advisory Committee will meet Jan. 19, 2018, at 10 a.m. at 1400 Pike Street, Marietta, OH. If you have any questions regarding this meeting, please contact Karen Pawloski, Transportation Planning[…]
DISTRICT 18 OHIO PUBLIC WORKS COMMISSION SMALL GOVERNMENT COMMITTEE MEETING A meeting of the District 18 Small Government Committee will be held Wednesday, February 7, 2018, at 10 a.m. at Buckeye Hills Regional Council, 1400 Pike Street, Marietta, Ohio. The purpose of this meeting is to select seven small government eligible projects, two of the[…]
Check out the Savvy Caregiver program – kicking off Feb. 20 for six weeks This is an evidence-based, 12-hour training over a 6-week period for people who care for a family member with dementia. Call 1-800-272-3900 to reserve a space. Download a flyer: Feb. 20 & 27, March 6, 13, 20 & 27 from 1:30-3:30[…]
There is still time to register for the Everyone with Diabetes Counts program in Washington County – Starting Jan. 11, 2018! The program encourages small lifestyle changes while learning about your diabetes and the way it affects your health. Have fun with friends and family while learning how to manage diabetes through no-cost educational workshops.[…]
Provide Your Input on Broadband Accessibility & Adoption! The internet continues to link itself to nearly every aspect of our daily lives: business, news, entertainment, communication, shopping, and education, just to name a few.* Access to reliable internet has become a necessity for individuals and business! Many still lack access to fast, reliable broadband services![…]
Many older and disabled Ohioans are struggling to pay their out-of-pocket Medicare costs (premiums, deductibles, co-payments and drug costs). “Extra Help” is available for those of limited means. Buckeye Hills has certified Information & Assistance staff that can assist you with information related to Medicare open enrollment and Extra Help; call 1-800-331-2644, today! They can[…]
Buckeye Hills Regional Council launched the Appalachian Ohio Innovation Gateway Network with an exciting announcement from its Marietta partner, the Building Bridges to Careers Epicenter Nov. 15. Watch Our Project Video! At the event were (from left) Marietta Mayor Joe Matthews with BHRC Executive Director Misty Casto and ARC Executive Director Scott Hamilton here to[…]
Leaders from state and federal agencies were in the region today and visited the Marietta People’s Bank Theater project. Learn more about this grand theater restoration and creative placemaking effort at https://peoplesbanktheatre.com/ From left: Earl Gohl, Federal Co-Chair of the Appalachian Regional Commission; Ohio Representative Jay Edwards (94th D); Buckeye Hills Exec. Director Misty Casto;[…]
Buckeye Hills Regional Council Receives National Association of Development Organizations 2017 Innovation Award
Buckeye Hills Regional Council Development Director Bret Allphin; Buckeye Hills Regional Council Executive Director Misty Casto receiving the 2017 NADO Innovation Award and NADO President Lynne Keller Forbes, Executive Director of the South Eastern Council of Governments, located in Sioux Falls, SD. Buckeye Hills Regional Council Receives National Association of Development Organizations 2017 Innovation Award[…]
The annual Buckeye Hills Regional Council River Boat Cruise is a gathering of community and economic development, transportation and aging and disability program leaders and policymakers from across the region. In addition, local, state and federal legislators and program funding representatives join including county commissioners, mayors, township trustees and a wide number of service[…]