Public Hearing on OKI Participation Plan Update

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 [...]

By | 2017-11-28T18:02:07+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Home, Homepage, news, NewsandUpdates, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Trees and Stormwater Guide Webinars

  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 [...]

By | 2017-12-05T17:32:20+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Home, Homepage, news, NewsandUpdates, Uncategorized|0 Comments

OKI Receives National Award for Maritime Freight Collaboration

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 [...]

Smart Columbus Presentation

In June 2016, the City of Columbus won the U.S. Department of Transportation $40 million Smart City Challenge after competing against 77 cities nationwide to implement a holistic vision for how technology can help all residents to move more easily and to access opportunity. According to Columbus Mayor, Andrew Ginther, the initiative has generated close [...]

By | 2017-04-13T16:48:58+00:00 April 13th, 2017|Home, Homepage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Duke Class Benefit Fund

Funds from the settlement of a class action lawsuit (Williams, et al vs. Duke Energy International, et al) will be used to benefit residential (home owners, renters) and non-residential (commercial, industrial, business, government, nonprofit) class members, defined as "all ratepayers who received retail electric generation service from Duke Energy Corp. and/or Cinergy Corp. or their [...]

By | 2017-03-30T14:34:26+00:00 March 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

OKI Awards More Than $77 Million for Transportation Projects

Cincinnati, Ohio – Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments (OKI) Board President and Dearborn County Commissioner Kevin Lynch announced today the award of more than $77 million to be distributed to 42 transportation projects in the region. “Once again, through consensus, the board of OKI has delivered a $77 million infrastructure package that will enhance the [...]

By | 2016-12-08T15:02:45+00:00 October 17th, 2016|Home, Homepage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Request for Qualifications Boone County Transportation Plan

The Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments is soliciting Requests for Qualifications for consultant services for a Boone County Transportation Plan. OKI will accept submittals until 2:00 p.m. EDT on November 17, 2016. The Request for Qualifications is available by clicking HERE. If you have any questions or problems downloading the RFQ, please contact Karen Whitaker. OKI [...]

By | 2016-12-12T19:49:52+00:00 October 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

OKI Establishment Survey

Transportation planning is central to the mission of OKI. One of the tools OKI uses is a travel demand model. As the owner and operator of the regional travel demand model, OKI continually updates and refines its functionality and performance. This model estimates and forecasts traffic flow based on current and forecasted data. This data [...]

By | 2016-12-12T19:53:37+00:00 October 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Years of Freight

Five years ago this month, OKI unveiled the OKI Regional Freight Plan that set forth a blueprint for freight related recommendations to ensure the economic stability of the Tri-State region. The plan presented intermodal freight transportation solutions which are of vital importance to the future of the region’s road, rail, river and runway operations. The OKI [...]

By | 2016-12-08T15:02:55+00:00 August 23rd, 2016|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

RideShare Payback

RideShare’s total cash expenditure is $253,369. First, we have to understand that RideShare is a voluntary program. As such, we do not know how many people, who listen to a RideShare ad, call the RideShare number or hear about RideShare from a friend, actually form a carpool. Consequently, we need to make some assumption and [...]

By | 2016-12-08T15:02:55+00:00 June 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments
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