Regional Transportation Committees to Meet

The Buckeye Hills Regional Transportation Planning Organization (RTPO) Technical Advisory and Citizens Advisory Committee will meet Sept. 14, 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 Coord., at 740-376-7658.

2018 Gubernatorial Candidates Forum ~ July 10

2018 Gubernatorial Candidates Forum OARC is very aware of how legislation can impact the prosperity and future of our local governments. The 2018 Candidates Forum have been invited to share their platforms related to transportation, infrastructure, job creation, and economic development to some of the state’s top political, business and civic leaders. Download the Agenda[…]

Morgan Office on Aging Joins $ponsor a $enior Effort

The Morgan County Office on Aging recently joined in the $ponsor a $enior effort with a donation of $1,800 to help sponsor 36 seniors on the Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program waiting list in Morgan County. Shown at left is the Morgan County Director Linda Sheets (left) with Buckeye Hills Aging Director Jennifer Westfall. “We[…]

Job Opening: Care Management in Meigs County

Come join our team! Buckeye Hills Regional Council has an opening for a full-time Care Management Coordinator for the Meigs County service area. The Care Management Coordinator utilizes the skills and knowledge from their profession as an RN or LSW with minimal direction from their supervisor to implement, evaluate, and coordinate waiver services. Full-time employees[…]

2017 Appalachian Assistance Grant Program Return on Investment Report Released

The 2017 Appalachian Assistance Grant Program Return on Investment Report is now available online. In 2017, Ohio’s LDDs administered 52 projects with $47,171,621 in total project costs (including $10,100,057 in federal and state investments) that resulted in 447 new jobs and 2,061 jobs retained. Ohio’s Local Development Districts accomplish this by fostering partnerships among local[…]

New Medicare Savings Brochures Available!

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[…]