Original Press Release from CAGTC OKI’s CEO says freight investment is key for U.S. economic success WASHINGTON, DC – Testifying before the Senate Environment and Public Works Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure, Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments (OKI) CEO Mark Policinski called on Congress to implement a strategic campaign of investment in our nation’s freight [...]
On behalf of the Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments, thank you to Governor Bevin and Secretary Thomas for their resolute leadership on the Brent Spence Bridge Strategic Corridor Study. Relying on facts and straightforward data, Governor Bevin promised a fresh look at the Brent Spence corridor with thorough evaluation of alternatives. He has delivered on [...]
The Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments (OKI) will hold a Public Hearing on the update of the OKI Participation Plan at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, January 8, 2018, at the OKI office, 720 East Pete Rose Way, Suite 420, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202. This update of the OKI Participation Plan has been developed in accordance with [...]
Workshop Presentation The Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments (OKI) will hold a public workshop at 9:30 a.m. in the OKI Board Room on Thursday, December 7, 2017. OKI staff will review procedures for applying for Section 5310 federal funds, including a review of the application, timelines and costs of capital equipment available through the program. [...]
Cincinnati, Ohio – Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments (OKI) Board President and Butler County Commissioner T.C. Rogers announced today the award of more than $31 million to be distributed to 13 transportation projects in Ohio. “Once again, through consensus, the board of OKI has delivered a $31 million infrastructure package that will advance not only [...]
TreesandStormwater.org is a new interactive tool going live this week that OKI developed in partnership with the U.S. Forest Service, National Association of Regional Councils (NARC), Davey Resource Group, and Centerline Strategies, LLC to enable community planners, engineers, stormwater managers, community foresters, and policymakers to better capitalize on trees when investing or reinvesting in [...]
Plan ahead to best navigate the BSB lane closures that begin Friday, 6/23. This website has the info you'll need, from real-time traffic alerts to updates on which bridge lane you'll want to be in for your destination: http://brentspence2017.org/ Reference it often!
Cincinnati, Ohio – The Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments (OKI) was presented with a 2017 Achievement Award by the National Association of Regional Councils (NARC) at its 51st Annual Conference in Monterey, California last night. OKI was honored with NARC’s Major Metro Award for an innovative program it developed in partnership with the Central [...]
The Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments is now accepting Statements of Qualifications from insurance brokerage candidates or firms interested in providing brokerage services to OKI. Please access the Request for Qualifications here. The deadline to submit a Statement of Qualifications is 4:00 p.m. on June 29, 2017.
With funding from the Duke Class Benefit Fund, OKI will produce Community Strategic Energy Plans for eight interested communities in southwest Ohio. We are now accepting applications for this exciting opportunity. OKI will produce these plans in partnership with the Greater Cincinnati Energy Alliance (GCEA). Eligible communities are any local government (village, city or township) [...]