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.
11th Annual Appalachian Ohio State of the Region Conference Registration Opens
Join us for placemaking and reimagining rural Appalachian Ohio economies at the 11th Annual State of the Region Conference! Registration is now open for the 11th Annual Appalachian Ohio State of the Region Conference in Athens. Join public officials, economic development professionals, business and organizational leaders and others attending from throughout the 32-county region to […]
Appalachian Community Grant Program Update
OVRDC to Hold Regular Appalachian Community Grant Program Update Meetings The OVRDC held an online meeting on Friday, April 14, 2023, to update interested applicants, public officials, economic development professionals, and others on the latest information issued by the Ohio Department of Development and the Governor’s Office of Appalachia related to the Appalachian Community Grant […]
NRAC Clean Ohio Committee Nominations
CALL FOR NATURAL RESOURCE ASSISTANCE COUNCIL CLEAN OHIO COMMITTEE NOMINATIONS The District Fifteen Natural Resources Assistance Council (NRAC) Clean Ohio program is a working committee responsible for recommending projects for funds made available to southern Ohio counties through the Ohio Public Works Commission Clean Ohio Green Space Conservation Program. The Public Works Integrating Committee is […]
PRESS RELEASE Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted Announce First Projects Funded Through New Appalachian Community Grant Program
PRESS RELEASE Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted Announce First Projects Funded Through New Appalachian Community Grant Program March 20, 2023 For more information: Sarah Wickham, Ohio Department of Development Communications, (614) 466-2609 (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt Governor Jon Husted, and Ohio Department of Development Director Lydia Mihalik today announced the first major development […]
NRAC Clean Ohio Greenspace Conservation Program Applicant Presentations
NRAC Clean Ohio Program Applications Submitted On Thursday, March 23, 2023, members of the NRAC Clean Ohio Committee met to hear applicant presentations for the first round of FY23 program funding available. Approximately $3.5 million dollars will be awarded to projects this year. The next NRAC Clean Ohio program meeting will be held on […]
Deadlines & Events
10:00 AM - NRAC Clean Ohio Project Scoring Meeting
1:00 PM - Webinar: Why Hydrogen and Why Now?
1:30 PM - Monthly Executive Commitee Meeting