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

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 FRIDAY

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...