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.
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
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2016 Buckeye Hills Annual Report
Please Note: REVISED PUBLIC NOTICE Buckeye Hills Regional Council is requesting proposals from agencies to provide supportive and nutrition services to persons 60 years of age and older within the counties of Athens, Hocking, Meigs, Monroe, Morgan, Noble, Perry and Washington. Funding sources are Older American’s Act Title-III B, Title III-C1, Title III-C2, and Block[…]
Elder Abuse Awareness: Communities Encouraged to Wear Purple & Learn More At left: The Executive Committee, its guests and the executive staff of the Buckeye Hills Regional Council are wearing purple and signed a proclamation to draw awareness to the issue of elder abuse. Save the Date, June 15 ~ World Elder Abuse Awareness Day[…]
Local Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program Advocates Honored The Ohio Department of Aging and Ohio’s State Long-Term Care Ombudsman program recently honored program advocate volunteers across the state for their service. From the Buckeye Hills Regional Council area, Jim Schultz was honored for 223.9 hours of service last year. Jim lives in Nelsonville and volunteers at[…]
The Washington County Health Department is hosting a Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshop (aka “Healthy U”) at Buckeye Hills. If you live with long-term health conditions such as arthritis, lung disease, high blood pressure or other conditions and want to take control of your health please join us! Call Amy Nahley at 740-374-2782. There is NO[…]
DISTRICT 18 OHIO PUBLIC WORKS COMMISSION State Capital Improvement Program (SCIP)/Local Transportation Improvement Program (LTIP) Application Training Session Training session for the District 18 Ohio Public Works Commission State Capital Improvement Program will be held Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at the Buckeye Hills office, Marietta, Ohio. The session will be held from 10:00 a.m. –[…]
A recent financial audit of Buckeye Hills-Hocking Valley Regional Development District (now Buckeye Hills Regional Council) by the Auditor of State’s office has returned a clean audit report. Buckeye Hills’ excellent record keeping has earned it the Ohio Auditor of State Award. The award is presented to local governments and school districts upon the completion[…]
Home Accessibility & Repair Options Offered There is no place like home. For individuals trying to “age in place” or those with disabilities working for independence, one Buckeye Hills Regional Council program is making a difference. Administered through Buckeye Hills in its 8-county southeast Ohio region, the $403,600 Housing grant was recently awarded by the[…]
Buckeye Hills-Hocking Valley Regional Development District Has New Name, New Look Buckeye Hills Regional Council Unveils New Brand at Special Event (Marietta, OH) – The Board of Directors for Buckeye Hills-Hocking Valley Regional Development District formally announced their new name and logo today at a special community event. Now called Buckeye Hills Regional Council, the[…]
Buckeye Hills Would Like to Thank Our 2017 Annual Event Gold Sponsors! AT&T and Bricker & Eckler Attorneys at Law Since 1968, Buckeye Hills Regional Development District has been an integral partner serving the southeast Ohio Appalachian region that includes Athens, Hocking, Meigs, Monroe, Morgan, Noble, Perry & Washington Counties. We thank our Gold Sponsors[…]
Eligible Seniors Can Apply for Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons Seniors who meet the income eligibility guidelines, will soon be receiving some welcome relief from rising food budgets. Administered in the region by the Buckeye Hills Aging & Disability program, The Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) provides income-eligible senior citizens with special coupons worth $50[…]