County Commissioners Association of Ohio - 88 CCAO - Serving Ohio Counties Since 1880
Madison County Richland County Fulton County Perry County Darke County Lawrence County Harrison County Lake County Huron County Champaign County Auglaize County Shelby County Holmes County Belmont County Columbiana County Ashtabula County Paulding County Gallia County Greene County Portage County Morgan County Wyandot County Medina County Tuscarawas County Hancock County Clark County Hocking County Meigs County Montgomery County Carroll County
Union County Guernsey County Jackson County Sandusky County Defiance County Mahoning County Stark County Putnam County Warren County Clermont County Cuyahoga County Lucas County Washington County Pike County Seneca County Delaware County Wayne County Pickaway County Ashland County Van Wert County Muskingum County Lorain County Noble County Coshocton County Logan County Hardin County Geauga County Trumbull County Fairfield County
Allen County Morrow County Mercer County Fayette County Scioto County Adams County Knox County Vinton County Wood County Williams County Brown County Butler County Henry County Erie County Monroe County Licking County Miami County Hamilton County Franklin County Summit County Clinton County Marion County Ottawa County Athens County Ross County Preble County Highland County Crawford County Jefferson County

MEETINGS & EVENTS

CCAO SMALL COUNTY AFFAIRS COMMITTEE

November 1 at 10:30 AM
Conference call

CCAO GENERAL GOVERNMENT AND OPERATIONS COMMITTEE

October 19 at 1 PM
Conference call

CCAO HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE

October 23 at 9 AM
Conference call

CCAOSC ENERGY PROGRAM ANNUAL MEETING

October 25 at 10 AM
CCAO Offices, 209 E. State Street, Columbus

CCAO METROPOLITAN AND REGIONAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE

November 1 at 3 PM
Conference call

CCAO GENERAL GOVERNMENT AND OPERATIONS COMMITTEE

November 2 at 1 PM
CCAO Offices, 209 E. State Street, Columbus

CCAO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

November 3 at 10 AM
CCAO Offices, 209 E. State Street, Columbus

FACTORS IMPACTING CHILD WELFARE PLACEMENT COSTS

November 15 at 9:30 AM
2nd Wednesday Webinar
Note: 2nd Wednesday moved to third Wednesday

CEBCO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

November 15 at 10 AM
CCAO Offices, 209 E. State Street, Columbus

CCAO DEFERRED COMPENSATION COMMITTEE

November 16 at 10 AM
CCAO Offices, 209 E. State Street, Columbus

CORSA BOARD OF DIRECTORS

November 17 at 10 AM
CCAO Offices, 209 E. State Street, Columbus

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?

The County Commissioners and County Engineers Associations of Ohio will host our  Annual Winter Conference and Trade Show on December 10-12 at the Hyatt Regency, 350 N. High Street, in downtown Columbus. Join your colleagues to discuss innovative ways to enhance local government to better serve Ohio's counties. Register here...

SURVEY SEEKS BOE OFFICE SPACE COSTS

Efforts are underway to quantify the counties' costs of administering elections. The space provided by your county to support your county's board of elections operations is a critical component of these costs. CCAO is asking each county to respond electronically to our BOE Office Space Survey. Please respond by Friday, Oct. 20. Read more...

SENATE PROPOSAL FOR MCO LOSS REVENUE

CCAO and the transit authorities along with the Kasich Administration were presented with a proposal by the Senate to address the local MCO sales tax revenue loss. Click here to read more in the Statehouse Report.

MCO SALES TAX INFORMATION

Click on the link for MCO Sales Tax information. Read more...

OFFICER/BOARD OF DIRECTORS NOMINATIONS DUE OCT. 20

Just a reminder - nominations are due by Friday, October 20 to serve as an officer or Board of Directors member. Commissioners, county executives and county council members were emailed a CCAO Officer/Board Member Request Form and Nominating Candidate Questionnaire. Read more...

VOTING PROCEDURES FOR ANNUAL MEETING

The CCAO Bylaws requires that each member county designate an official representative and alternate when voting at the Annual Meeting or any special meeting of the Association. The next Annual Meeting will be held on Monday, Dec. 11 at the CCAO/CEAO Annual Winter Conference. If you have not already done so, please send a copy of your resolution or letter designating your official representative and alternate to Kathy Dillon

VOICE OF COUNTY LEADER DANIEL TROY, LAKE COUNTY COMMISSIONER

Daniel Troy, Lake County CommissionerTell people what they have to hear, not what they want to hear. It's a recurring theme when talking to Lake County Commissioner Daniel Troy, and it's a philosophy that has carried him through a 42-year political career spanning from city council to the Ohio House of Representatives. "Politics is the management of conflict; you have ten needs and you only have enough resources to address three of them. How do you compromise?" Read more...

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...