Ohio Valley Regional Development Commission

OVRDC is a regional partnership dedicated to the development of Southern Ohio. We coordinate federal, state and local resources to serve members from twelve counties.

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Join Our Team! We are hiring a Transportation Planning Specialist

Join Our Team! We are looking for a Transportation Planning Specialist apply by Friday, July 26, 2024, at 4:00 pm. Full job details here.  Under the direction of the Planning/Development Director, the Transportation Planning Specialist is primarily responsible for providing technical assistance and administration with community/economic development, transportation planning, assisting with data and mapping, as […]

OPWC District 15 FY25 Round 38 Approved Project List Released

$11.8 Million Released for OPWC Local Government Infrastructure Projects The Ohio Public Works Commission (OPWC) has announced project agreements totaling $323.8 million for the most recent annual round of infrastructure funding. For District 15, the local government project funding in our region totals over $11.8 million. Local projects were evaluated and chosen by the OVRDC […]

PRESS RELEASE: SECOND ROUND CAUCUS MEETINGS SCHEDULED TO BEGIN

OVRDC Schedules Second Round Caucus Meetings FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Waverly, Ohio – The Ohio Valley Regional Development Commission (OVRDC) will hold Second Round Caucus Meetings in nine of the 12 counties of the southern Ohio service area. View the full schedule by county and the location of each meeting here. Staff will discuss and rank […]

OVRDC Names New Executive Director Stephanie Gilbert to Succeed John Hemmings

OVRDC Names New Executive Director Stephanie Gilbert to Succeed John Hemmings On Thursday, June 27th, at the regular meeting of the Ohio Valley Regional Development Commission (OVRDC) Executive Committee, members named Stephanie Gilbert to lead the organization as the new executive director. Effective August 1st, Stephanie Gilbert will take over as Executive Director of the Ohio […]

EDA rep Lee Shirey Visits the Projects in the Region

EDA Rep Lee Shirey Visits City of Jackson Water and Wastewater Project This week, U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) Ohio program rep Lee Shirey visited the southern Ohio region to see projects funded with federal awards, including the water line replacement and wastewater improvement project in the City of Jackson. Construction began in March and […]

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June Executive Committee Meeting
Jun 27, 2024    
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
The OVRDC monthly Executive Committee Meeting will be held on Thursday, June 27, 2024, at 1:30 pm in the OVRDC Conference Room. There is also [...]
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