MEETINGS & EVENTS
CCAO JOBS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND INFRASTRUCTURE COMMITTEE
April 23, 2014 at 10:30 AM
CCAO GENERAL GOVERNMENT AND OPERATIONS COMMITTEE
April 24, 2014 at 1:00 PM
April 24, 2014 at 2:00 PM
CCAO Offices, 209 E State Street, Columbus
CCAO BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING
April 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM
April 29, 2014 at 6:30 PM
Woodlawn Community Center, 10050 Woodlawn Blvd, Cincinnati
April 29, 2014 at 6:30 PM
American Legion Post #217, 1265 Fourth Avenue, Sidney
May 9, 2014
The Conference Center at OCLC, 6600 Kilgour Place, Dublin
A CCAO 2nd Wednesday Webinar
May 14, 2014 at 9:30 AM
May 15-16, 2014
CCAO/CEAO ANNUAL WINTER CONFERENCE
December 6-8, 2014
Greater Columbus Convention Center
Headquarters Hotel: Hyatt Regency
OHIO COUNTY COURTHOUSES SYMPOSIUM TO BE HELD IN COLUMBUS MAY 15 AND 16
CCAO, the Ohio Historical Society, Heritage Ohio, the Supreme Court of Ohio, and both the Ohio and Columbus Chapters of the American Institute of Architects will host a symposium on Ohio county courthouses on May 15 and 16 in downtown Columbus. The symposium will address the value of historic courthouses and how to overcome the challenges of funding and maintaining county courthouses in the 21st century. Click here for detailed schedule and registration information. Read more...
APRIL IS NATIONAL COUNTY GOVERNMENT MONTH
CCAO encourages all counties to actively promote county government programs and services and tell your county story to residents. National County Government Month (NCGM) is celebrated each April by the nation's counties to raise public awareness and understanding about the roles and responsibilities of county government. This year's theme, established by the National Association of Counties (NACo), is “Ready and Resilient Counties: Prepare. Respond. Thrive.” Click here to email CCAO your NCGM activities. Read more...
SURVEY ON PUBLIC COUNTY DATA ONLINE
Legislation is being discussed about what county data should be made available online, in what format, and to what extent. In order to better understand how Ohio government can make better use of public data, what barriers may exist, and the cost implications, the General Assembly requested a study be conducted. OSU has been charged with conducting this survey. Capturing your county's perspective is important to the legislation. The survey deadline has been extended to April 25, 2014. Read more...
CCAO SUPPORTS STATE ISSUE 1
The CCAO Board of Directors voted unanimously to support State Issue 1 and join the bi-partisan Strong Ohio Communities campaign. Commissioners are encouraged to pass resolutions and complete endorsement forms. Send them to the campaign with a copy to CCAO. Contact your county coordinator about obtaining campaigns! Read more...
MEAD JOINS CCAO STAFF
CCAO is pleased to announce that Brian K. Mead has joined the staff as a policy analyst specializing in public records, ethics, open meetings, agriculture, environment, energy, animal control, and general government. Mead will be the liaison to the CCAO Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee. He is a graduate of The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture degree. Read more...