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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.
NEW! OMEGA Employment Opportunity
Position Title: Transportation Planner/ GIS Coordinator, Salaried M-F Full-Time (40 hrs/week)
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in public
administration or planning with a focus on regional
transportation planning and demonstrated GIS experience or a
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with a focus in
transportation and demonstrated GIS experience, or
here for complete details.
Deadline to submit a resume is October 15, 2014.
Harrison County Employment Opportunity
Harrison County is seeking a highly motivated individual to serve as the Economic Development Director for the County. Harrison County is in the heart of the shale development with three processing facilities and wells in production. Agriculture, mining, tourism, and recreation also play important roles in Harrison County’s economy. Click here for more information.
Existing Conditions Section Available for Review!
Click to view
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
or 740-439-4471 x211
2013 Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy Update Available
The 2013 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)
Latest Grant Opportunities
OMEGA Audit Report for June 30, 2013 available