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MEETINGS & EVENTS

NW OHIO COMMISSIONERS AND ENGINEERS ASSOCIATION QUARTERLY MEETING

June 26 at 10 AM
Mount Gilead State Park - Shelter #1, 4119 State Route 95, Morrow County (Mount Gilead)

CEBCO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

June 30 at 9:30 AM
CCAO Offices, 209 E. State Street, Columbus

GETTING READY FOR CENSUS 2020

July 12 at 9:30 AM
A CCAO Second Wednesday Webinar

NACo ANNUAL CONFERENCE

July 21-24
Greater Columbus Convention Center, 400 N. High Street, Franklin County (Columbus), O-H-I-O

CEBCO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

August 4 at 10 AM
CCAO Offices, 209 E. State Street, Columbus

CORSA BOARD OF DIRECTORS

August 11 at 10 AM
CCAO Offices, 209 E. State Street, Columbus

NW OHIO VOTING EQUIPMENT EXPO

August 14 from 9 AM to 4 PM
Camp Perry Lodging and Conference Center, 1000 Lawrence Road - Bldg 600, Port Clinton

CCAO/CEAO ANNUAL WINTER CONFERENCE

December 10-12, 2017
Hyatt Regency/Greater Columbus Convention Center, 350/400 N. High Street, Columbus

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What's New?

LEGISLATIVE ALERT - TAKE ACTION!
ELIMINATION OF MEDICAID MCO SALES TAX 

The next few days are critical in how leaders at the Statehouse decide to address the elimination of the $207 million revenue stream to counties and transit authorities from the sales tax on Medicaid Managed Care Organizations (MCO's). Final legislative action is expected on Tuesday or Wednesday followed by the Governor acting on the measure before July 1. Read more in the Statehouse Report.

VOICE OF COUNTY LEADERSHIP - TIM BUBB, LICKING COUNTY COMMISSIONER

Photo of Tim BubbLicking County Commissioner Tim Bubb spent nearly 20 years in radio, and, when you talk to him, it is immediately clear why. He speaks in an articulate, deliberate manner resonated by a deep baritone, and you get the impression that even listening to him order a pizza would be compelling. But that is only part of his story. His varied experience and careers paved the path to his current role as a county commissioner, where he has helped spearhead change and significant economic growth in Licking County. Read more... 

MEDICAID MANAGED CARE SALES TAX ADVOCACY
Over 86 counties have passed resolutions asking the state to protect counties from the negative effects of the Medicaid MCO sales tax loss. Click on our advocacy checklist to see how you can advocate for your county or check out our Medicaid MCO materials to learn more about this important issue. Have you passed your resolution? If so please send to Curt Pratt.  

FRANKLIN COUNTY TO HOST NACo 2017

Franklin County Commissioners John O’Grady, Marilyn Brown and Kevin Boyce are proud to host the National Association of Counties (NACo) Annual Conference on July 21-24 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, O-H…I-O! This is a great opportunity to attend an annual conference right in your backyard and share Buckeye hospitality with your peers from across the country. 

2017-2018 CCAO LEGISLATIVE PLATFORM AND PRIORITY ISSUES

CCAO's 2017-2018 Legislative Program emphasizes our top policy issues in these key areas: 
   •  Medicaid Managed Care Organization Sales Tax
   •  Opiate Epidemic
   •  Voting Equipment 
   •  Indigent Defense

OHIO COUNTIES MATTER

Ohio Counties Matter was created by CCAO for members to educate the public on the vital services counties offer, including providing justice and public safety services, workforce preparedness, protecting children from abuse and neglect, administering elections, serving vulnerable Ohioans and maintaining roads and bridges, and more. Read more...