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OMEGA - Local Governments Working For Development
OMEGA is a collaborative body of member governments that serves as a facilitator between state and federal government agencies and local entities to provide opportunities in economic and community development through networking, education, planning, research, and allocation of resources.
We serve ten counties in Ohio: Belmont, Carroll, Columbiana, Coshocton, Guernsey, Harrison, Holmes, Jefferson, Muskingum, & Tuscarawas.
DISTRICT 14 OHIO PUBLIC WORKS COMMISSION NATURAL RESOURCES ASSISTANCE COUNCIL NOMINATIONS WANTED
Nominations to serve on the District 14 Natural Resources
Assistance Council (NRAC) will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. April
19, 2013. District 14 includes Carroll, Columbiana, Coshocton,
Guernsey, Harrison, Holmes, Jefferson, and Tuscarawas Counties
Currently there is a vacancy for a member from a Group 4 organization on the District 14 NRAC. A Group 4 organization is a statewide organization representing agriculture, and organization representing forestry interests, the department of agriculture, or the United States Department of Agriculture. Only nominations from a Group 4 organization will be accepted. Nomination forms can be requested by calling Jeannette Wierzbicki, District 14 Liaison at (740) 439-4471, ext. 4. A letter from a recognized entity in Group 4 and a statement of the nominee’s background or qualifications must be attached to the nomination form. Download this press release in Adobe PDF file or MS Word Doc file.
OMEGA accepting Grant Pre-applications
The Ohio Mid-Eastern Governments Association (OMEGA) is committed to assisting communities across the region with securing grant funding for projects. For consideration of funding from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) or Governor’s Office of Appalachia (GOA), applicants should complete a Project Summary Pre-Application. The Pre-Application is now available here on the OMEGA website in PDF Format or as Word Document file or by calling Dana Soter, Project Manager at (740) 439-4471. Click here for more information.
- Additional Supporting documents:
- Moving Appalachia Forward Appalachian Regional Commission Strategic Plan2011–2016
- Governor’s Office of Appalachia (GOA) Goals, Objectives, Strategies
OMEGA Audit Report for June 30, 2012 available
The 2012 Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy Report was prepared by the Ohio Mid-Eastern Governments Association (OMEGA) in conjunction with the OMEGA Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) Committee and many state and local economic development partners. Click here to view/download/print this report (PDF File)