Buckeye Hills Regional Council: working cooperatively to improve our region


Programs and services improving the quality of life for residents in Southeast Ohio

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

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.

Population Health

Working to improve the health of all citizens in the region.

2017 Appalachian Assistance Grant Program Return on Investment Report

About Us

Council of Governments

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.

  • Member Counties

    Representing Southeastern Ohio

  • Member Communities

    Cities and Villages

  • Staff Members

    Citizens Working For Citizens

  • Years of Service

    A Legacy of Cooperation and Assistance: Founded in 1968

2 days ago

Buckeye Hills Regional Council

We are excited that Bret Allphin, Development Director, is speaking at the Northern Border Regional Commission Local Development Districts (LDD) Capacity Building Workshop. Bret is currently discussing working with local entities on project development from the idea to implementation and the LDD's role in the project. ... See MoreSee Less

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2 weeks ago

Buckeye Hills Regional Council

Heat Advisory for several counties in the Buckeye Hills region! It’s going to be a very HOT holiday! Start planning now on how you can stay cool tomorrow.WEATHER ALERT ROUND UP: HEAT ALERTS


Get this circulating to your friends and family! We have a Heat Advisory through 8PM Tonight for a good portion of our region. Heat Index values between 98 and 105 degrees will be common through this evening.

EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNINGS continue for our our central and western counties for Wednesday as heat index readings could rise to between 100 and 110 degrees! This is VERY dangerous, and proper precautions should be taken to protect yourself from heat illnesses. A HEAT ADVISORY has been issued for the remainder of the region, where heat index alues may rise to as high as 104 degrees!

As a heads up, Hocking County, OH is under a Heat Advisory until Thursday following the 8PM expiration of the Warning tomorrow. We expect more advisories for Thursday.

We have included a few tips, along with the symptoms of heat exhaustion and stroke! We urge you to be cautious in this heat wave, and check in on family and relatives often.

- 5:00PM 7/3/2018

NOTE: If alerts change, we will reflect that on this post and in separate posts
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The office will be closed tomorrow for the holiday. We will be back in the office Thursday morning at 8:30 am. ... See MoreSee Less

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2 weeks ago

Buckeye Hills Regional Council Aging & Disability
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Our Team

Executive Staff & Program Directors
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Misty Casto

Executive Director
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Rick Hindman

Assistant Executive Director
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Bret Allphin

Development Director
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Denise Keyes

Fiscal Director
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Jamie Lewis

MIS Director
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Jennifer Westfall

Aging Director
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Dawn Weber

Homecare Director
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Angie Lawrence

Human Resources & Payroll

Buckeye Hills 2017 Community Benefit Report

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