PRESS RELEASE: OVRDC Schedules Second Round County Caucus Meetings

OVRDC Second Round County Caucus Public Meetings Scheduled in Several Counties


Waverly, Ohio – The Ohio Valley Regional Development Commission (OVRDC) will hold Second Round County Caucus Meetings in several counties starting on Monday, July 25 and finishing up  on Thursday, July 28, 2022. Meetings are public and for a list of counties, dates, times and locations please click here.

Staff will discuss and rank projects submitted to OVRDC for possible funding consideration through the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC). Identification of potential Economic Development Administration (EDA) projects will also occur. Updated information will be presented on the status of the ARC and EDA programs as well as information on programmatic activities and projects.

The meeting is open to the general public, local government officials and non-profit organizations. We encourage those organizations with projects to send a representative. Comments by attendees on regional or county projects/issues are encouraged. For further information, contact Jessica Keeton, OVRDC Economic Development Coordinator, at 1-800-223-7491 or 1-(740)-947-2853. For the online Zoom meetings contact Shannon Nichols, OVRDC Program Secretary, at 1-800-223-7491 or 1-(740)-947-2853 to receive the link to join the meeting online.

Media contact:

Gina Collinsworth, OVRDC Public Information Coordinator
(740) 947-2853 or mobile (740) 821-1171


Ohio Valley Regional Development Commission (OVRDC) is a regional planning commission and Local Development District (LDD) dedicated to the development of Southern Ohio, providing multi-jurisdictional planning and economic development, administrative, professional and technical assistance to local governments, nonprofits, communities and citizens in a twelve-county region. More information at

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