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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.
Current Funding OpportunitiesSafe Routes To School - Deadline: March 2 , 2015 - Click here for details
Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Recreational Trails Program - Deadline: February 1, 2015 - Click here for details
Clean Ohio Trails Fund - Deadline: February 1, 2015 - Click here for details
The ODOT Office of Local Programs will be accepting online applications for the 2015 Small City Program and the 2015 Municipal Bridge Program from January 1, 2015 thru March 1, 2015. Please contact Jeff Peyton with any questions at email@example.com.
Program webpage and application: Small City Application
Program webpage and application: Municipal Bridge Application
The 2015 Transportation Alternatives Program will be accepting online Letters of Interest (LOI's) from January 1, 2015 thru February 2, 2015. Eligible entries will be invited to apply for funding. For information on the Transportation Alternatives Program you can contact Shyna Gawell at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Program webpage and application: Transportation Alternatives Letter of Interest
Existing Conditions Section Available for Review!
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2013 Annual Report
2013 Impact Report
$5.1 Million in grants available for Clean Ohio Fund Green
Space Conservation Program.
View news release here.
Click here for more details, application and contact information.
APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FEBRUARY 13, 2015
Updated District 14 Methodology Now Available.
Please Note: The
Methodology includes several sections that are required to
completed and submitted as part of each application.
Clean Ohio Green Space Conservation Program Training
• Training for potential grant applicants
• Thursday, September 11, 2014 10 am – Noon
• Tuscarawas County Library, 121 Fair Ave., New Philadelphia
• Please register with Misty Tolzda at email@example.com
or 740-439-4471 x211
The 2014 Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy Update
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)
Individual sections of the comprehensive report are available to view/download/print in our Data Center.
Latest Grant Opportunities
OMEGA Audit Report for June 30, 2013 available