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Age-Friendly Columbus Community Workshop Scheduled May 25 at Franklin Park Conservatory
May 23, 2017

MORPC Recognized for Innovative and Effective Workplace Practices

May 19, 2017

MORPC to Provide More Assistance to Local Governments
May 11,2017

MORPC Approves TIP and Amends MTP
May 11, 2017

Natural Resources Assistance Council Awards More Than $3.4 Million in Clean Ohio Funds
May 8, 2017

MORPC Congratulates Business First’s 40 Under 40 Award Winners -- Thea Walsh and Rory McGuiness
April 28, 2017

AEP Ohio Recognizes MORPC for Outstanding Contributions to Energy Efficiency 
April 27, 2017

MORPC State of the Region Event Honors Community Leaders
April 21, 2017

MORPC Announces New Director of Regional Data & Mapping
April 18, 2017

Perry County Joins the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission
April 13, 2017

Public Opinion Sought on Final Draft Transportation Improvement Program
March 24, 2017

Top 100 Leaders Convene for Purpose Region
March 15, 2017

March 1 starts Ozone Season
March 1, 2017

The City of Columbus and MORPC Announce Age-Friendly Columbus Findings Report 
January 31, 2017

MORPC Announces Retirement of Regional Data and Mapping Director Nancy Reger
December 21, 2016

Steady Improvement in Region's Air Quality Continues in 2016 Despite More Alert Days Issued
December 8, 2016

The City of Columbus and MORPC Announce Age-Friendly Columbus Year-End Meeting
December 8, 2016 

MORPC Proposes Over $82 Million For New Transportation Projects
December 7, 2016

The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission Seeks New Location
November 15, 2016

MORPC Amends Transportation Improvement Program to Include Changes to FTA’s Section 5307 Program of Projects
November 8, 2016

Public Works Integrating Committee Seeks Nominations for Franklin County Natural Resources Assistance Council
October 31, 2016

MORPC Receives Excellence in Financial Reporting
October 31, 2016

Local Communities Support Actions to Reduce Energy
October 31, 2016

Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission Tours Energy Efficient Home
October 25, 2016

MORPC Announces 2016 Green Region Award Winners
October 21, 2016

MORPC’s Summit on Sustainability Features Vulcan’s Spencer Reeder and Six Pecha Kucha Speakers
October 20, 2016

MORPC Finance Director Receives Auditor of State Award with Distinction
October 18, 2016

Village of Crooksville (Perry County) Joins the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission
October 18, 2016

MORPC Prioritizes and Approves Projects for TRAC’s 2016 Major/New Program
October 18, 2016

MORPC Releases Annual List of Federally-Funded Obligated Transportation Projects
October 3, 2016

Air Quality Alert Issued for Sept. 23 in Central Ohio
September 23, 2016

Age-Friendly Columbus Surveys Older Adults
September 8, 2016

MORPC Welcomes Smart City Funder Spencer Reeder, of Vulcan Inc., as Breakfast Keynote Speaker for Summit on Sustainability
September 8, 2016

MORPC Updates Coordinated Plan for Delaware and Franklin Counties
September 7, 2016

MORPC Releases Top 100 High Crash Intersections
August 25, 2016

MORPC Summit on Sustainability Showcases Six Dynamic Local Food Entrepreneurs
August 17, 2016

MORPC Seeks Comments on TRAC Projects
August 11, 2016

Weatherization and Energy Assistance Programs offer Relief during High Temperatures
August 9, 2016 

MORPC Receives Exceptional Nominees for Green Region Awards
August 4, 2016

MORPC Emergency Ride Home provides Commuters a Free Ride Home
July 27, 2016

Air Quality Alert Issued for July 21 in Central Ohio
July 21, 2016

Approximately $26 Million Available for Franklin County in State Capital Improvements and Local Transportation Improvements Funds
July 14, 2016

Air Quality Alert Issued for July 12 in Central Ohio
July 11, 2016

Commuters saved $25,000 while diverting over 72,000 pounds of pollutants during Central Ohio’s Commuter Challenge
July 8, 2016

MORPC Director Laura Koprowski Wins John Bosley Leadership Award from the National Association of Regional Councils
July 7, 2016

Air Quality Alert Issued for June 26 in Central Ohio
June 26, 2016

Central Ohio Commuters Take Advantage of Transit, Make Dent in Air Pollution
June 20, 2016

Air Quality Alert Issued for June 20 in Central Ohio
June 19, 2016

Seeking Older Adult Participants for Age-Friendly Columbus
June 8, 2016

MORPC Accepting Funding Applications for Transportation Projects
June 6, 2016

MORPC Seeking Nominations for Green Region Awards
June 1, 2016

Air Quality Alert Issued Today
May 25, 2016

MORPC Named a Silver Level Bicycle Friendly Business by the League of American Bicyclists
May 17, 2016

MORPC Amends Transportation Improvement Program to IncludeChanges to FTA’s Section 5307 Program of Projects
May 11, 2016

MORPC State of the Region Unveils Anticipated Growth May Reach 1 Million People by 2050
May 6, 2016

MORPC State of the Region Event Honors Community Leaders
May 6, 2016

MORPC, COTA, car2go and COGO Partner to Challenge Commuters
May 3, 2016

MORPC Promotes Air Quality Awareness Week
April 29, 2016

Air Quality Alert Issued for Monday
April 18, 2016

April 1 Marked Start of Ozone Season and New Stronger Standard in Effect
April 12, 2016

Open Street and Protected Bike Lane Demonstrations Kickoff Safe Routes National to School National Conference 
April 4, 2016

Safe Routes to School National Conference in Columbus, April 5-7
March 29, 2016

Public Works Integrating Committee Seeks Nominations for Franklin County Natural Resources Assistance Council
March 24, 2016

The City of Columbus and MORPC Kick Off Age-Friendly Columbus Initiative
March 22, 2016

2016-2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan Available for Public Review and Comment: Open House Scheduled Today
March 15, 2016

MORPC Soliciting Feedback on Columbus Bike Map
February 24, 2016

MORPC Seeks Comments on Columbus Area Bicycle Map: Open House Scheduled February 25, 2016 
February 11, 2016

MORPC Amends Transportation Improvement Program to include Changes to FTA’s Section 5307 Program of Projects
February 9, 2016

Draft Policies for Allocation of MORPC-Attributable Transportation Funding Available for Review and Comment
January 26, 2016

Public Invited to Review Draft Roadway Projects for 2016-2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan on Interactive Map
January 14, 2016

OPWC's Public Works Integrating Committee Awards Over $26 Million to 11 Projects
December 30, 2015

2015 Ozone Season Ends with Better Air Quality Yet Tighter Standards
December 8, 2015

Funding Available to Enhance Mobility of Older Adults and Individuals with Disabilities
November 24, 2015

MORPC Draft Active Transportation Plan Provides New Tools for Communities
November 5, 2015

Public Works Integrating Committee Seeks Nominations for Franklin County Natural Resources Assistance Council
October 26, 2015

MORPC Energy Efficiency Services Showcase a Madison Township Home
October 16, 2015

MORPC Announces 2015 Green Region Award Winners
October 5, 2015 

State Leaders Address Energy Policies and Sustainability Issues at MORPC's 2015 Summit on Sustainability
September 29, 2015

Lunch Panel to Address Central Ohio's Energy Future at MORPC's 2015 Summit on Sustainability
September 24, 2015

The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission Receives Auditor of State Aware with Distinction
September 11, 2015

Village of New Lexington (Perry County) Joins the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission
September 10, 2015

Summit workshops Feature Central Ohio's energy Future
September 2, 2015

MORPC Releases Top 40 High Crash Intersections
August 31, 2015

MORPC Seeks Comments on TRAC Projects
August 10, 2015

$3.1 Million of Clean Ohio Conservation Funds Available for Franklin County
July 30, 2015

Air Quality Alert Issued for July 29 in Central Ohio
July 28, 2015

MORPC Announces Results on the Impacts of Trails study for Central Ohio
July 21, 2015

Will Central Ohio have Clean and Secure Water in the Future?
July 16, 2015

Approximately $26 Million Available for Franklin County in State Capital Improvements and Local Transportation Improvement Funds
July 15, 2015

MORPC Adopts Functional Classifications for Area Roadways
July 9, 2015

MORPC Updates Transportation Public Involvement Plan to Include FTA's Section 5307 Program of Projects
July 1, 2015

MORPC Helps Manufacturers Save Money and Reduce Waste
June 23, 2015

Public Invited to Review Candidate Projects for 2016-2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan on Interactive Map
June 18, 2015

Greenfield Township (Fairfield County) joins the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission 
June 11, 2015

MORPC Announces Bike Training Pilot Program for Downtown Area Workers & Residents
June 9, 2015

MORPC Seeks Nominations for Green Region Awards
June 3, 2015

Registration Open for MORPC's Riverfest On Tour!
May 26, 2015

NRAC Awards Over $3.3 Million of Clean Ohio Conservation Funds
May 20, 2015

MORPC Launches Park & Pedal Program on Bike to Work Day
May 14, 2015

Air Quality Alert Issued for Friday in Central Ohio
May 7, 2015

MORPC Raises Awareness on Air Quality and the Impact on Health: Air Quality Awareness Week April 27
April 27, 2015

MORPC Upper Scioto Watershed Balanced Growth Plan Endorsed
April 15, 2015

Public Invited to Review draft Evaluation Criteria for 2016 Metropolitan Transportation Plan 
April 7, 2015 

Final Draft Transportation Improvement Program Recommends Funding for Transportation Improvements 
April 7, 2015

MORPC State of the Region Event Honors Community Leaders
April 2, 2015

April 1 Marks Start of Ozone Season
April 1, 2015

Public Opinion Sought on Final Draft Transportation Improvement Program Open House Scheduled
March 24, 2015

The Village of Sunbury joins the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission
March 12, 2015

Funding Available to Enhance Mobility of Older Adults and Individuals with Disabilities Proposals due March 18, 2015
February 19, 2015

MORPC Invites Comments on U.S. EPA Proposal to Strengthen Ozone Pollution Standard
February 10, 2015

Columbus, Ohio lands the National Safe Routes to School Three-Day Conference
February 4, 2015

MORPC Announces February Home Buying Education Sessions
January 27, 2015

Public Invited to Review draft Objectives and Targets for 2016-2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan
January 26, 2015

MORPC Welcomes Award-Winning Transportation Strategist Jeffery Tumlin as State of the Region Keynote
January 13, 2015

MORPC State of the Region 2015 Award Nominees
January 13, 2015

MORPC Receives Excellence in Financial Reporting
JANUARY 8, 2015

MORPC Receives Auditor of State Award of Distinction
JANUARY 8, 2015

MORPC Announces January Home Buyer Education Sessions
JANUARY 5, 2015

OPWC’s Public Works Integrating Committee awards over $23 Million to 11 Projects
DECEMBER 18, 2014

Liberty Township (Delaware County) joins MORPC
DECEMBER 11, 2014

2014 Ozone Season Ends with Zero Air Quality Alerts
DECEMBER 9, 2014

MORPC Proposes Over $59 Million For New Transportation Projects
DECEMBER 9, 2014

MORPC Employee lands Vice-Chair Position of The Ohio Geographically Referenced Information Program Forum
DECEMBER 5, 2014

insight2050 Draft Scenario Results Report Available for Review and Comment
NOVEMBER 26, 2014

MORPC Announces December Home Buying Education Sessions
NOVEMBER 26, 2014

Federal Officials Review MORPC’s Transportation Planning Efforts at Public Meeting
NOVEMBER 13, 2014

MORPC Seeks Public Comment on Draft Regional Transportation Goals
NOVEMBER 13, 2014

Village of Galena (Delaware County) and Village of Somerset (Perry County) join MORPC
NOVEMBER 13, 2014

MORPC Seeks Award Nominations from Central Ohio Community
NOVEMBER 13, 2014

MORPC Announces November Home Buying Education Sessions
OCTOBER 30, 2014

MORPC Tours Energy Efficient Home - Media Advisory
OCTOBER 28, 2014

MORPC stresses Pedestrian Safety during Local Communities' Trick or Treat
OCTOBER 28, 2014

MORPC Showcases Home Energy Efficiency Services
OCTOBER 24, 2014

MORPC Announces 2014 Green Region Award Winner
OCTOBER 10, 2014

MORPC Prioritizes and Approves Projects for TRAC's 2014-2015 Major/New Program
OCTOBER 9, 2014

MORPC Announces October Home Buying Education Sessions
SEPTEMBER 25, 2014

MORPC Receives Exceptional Nominees for Green Region Awards
SEPTEMBER 23, 2014

Clinton Township joins MORPC
SEPTEMBER 18, 2014

MORPC Approves Trick or Treat for Next Five Years
SEPTEMBER 18, 2014

MORPC Releases Top 40 High Crash Intersections
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014

Director of Ohio EPA to give Keynote Address at MORPC Summit on Sustainability and the Environment
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014

Chillicothe to downtown Columbus Vanpools seek Riders
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014

MORPC Recognized for Exemplary Workplace Practices
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014

Franklin County Commissioner Brown and Union County Commissioner Stolte to Co-chair MORPC’s new Sustainability Advisory Committee
SEPTEMBER 2, 2014

MORPC Announces September Home Buying Education Sessions
AUGUST 29, 2014

OARC Candidates Forum to Feature Lieutenant Governor Taylor and Sharen Neuhardt
AUGUST 21, 2014

MORPC Seeks Comments on TRAC Projects
AUGUST 20, 2014

Gubernatorial Candidates to share platforms with State Leaders
AUGUST 14, 2014

MORPC, Cities of Columbus, Marysville Join Ohio & Indiana Cities To Pursue Environmental Evaluation of Rail Corridor
AUGUST 7, 2014

$3.1 Million of Clean Ohio Conservation Funds Available for Franklin County
AUGUST 5, 2014

Approximately $23 Million Available for Franklin County in State Capital Improvements and Local Transportation Improvements Funds
AUGUST 5, 2014

MORPC Surveys Central Ohio Bike Trail Users
JULY 25, 2014

MORPC Seeks Nominations for Green Region Awards
JULY 23, 2014

First Time in History Columbus Region Recorded Zero High Ozone Days in June
JULY 21, 2014

MORPC to Amend Central Ohio’s Transportation Plan to Include Two Projects
JULY 17, 2014

Columbus Regional Energy Action Plan Released by Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission and National Association of Regional Councils
JULY 14, 2014

MORPC announces July Education Sessions for Home Buying
JUNE 25, 2014

MORPC announces new director of Transportation Systems and Funding
JUNE 19, 2014

MORPC Workshop presents Social Media Strategies for Local Governments
JUNE 16, 2014

MORPC’s Riverfest On Tour! announces its first Canoe Float on the Olentangy River
JUNE 10, 2014

MORPC Announces June Education Sessions for Home Buying
MAY 23, 2014

MORPC and Central Ohio Stakeholders initiate planning for Active Transportation

MAY 12, 2014

MORPC Accepting Funding Applications for Transportation Projects – Workshop Scheduled May 13
MAY 12, 2014

Village of Johnstown joins MORPC
MAY 8, 2014

Natural Resources Assistance Council awards over $3.2 Million of Clean Ohio Conservation Funds
APRIL 29, 2014

MORPC Seeks Comments on Draft Changes to Federal-Aid Highway System Functional Classifications
APRIL 25, 2014

MORPC Announces May Education Sessions for Home Buying
APRIL 25, 2014

MORPC Forum Be Air Aware Kicks Off Ozone Season in Central Ohio
APRIL 24, 2014

MORPC State of the Region Event Honors Community Leaders
APRIL 17, 2014

MORPC Announces New Officers
APRIL 16, 2014

Madison Township in Franklin County and the Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio join MORPC
APRIL 11, 2014

MORPC State of the Region 2014 Award Nominees
MARCH 13, 2014

MORPC Welcomes Innovator of Regional Planning Peter Calthorpe as State of the Region Luncheon Keynote
MARCH 6, 2014

MORPC Announces Free March Education Sessions for Home Buying
FEBRUARY 24, 2014

Blendon, Plain and Mifflin Townships in Franklin County and the Franklin Soil and Water Conservation District join MORPC
FEBRUARY 13, 2014

Air Quality Alert Issued for Central Ohio
FEBRUARY 11, 2014

Draft Process for Allocation of MORPC–Attributable Transportation Funding Available for Review and Comment
JANUARY 24, 2014

MORPC Announces Free Home Repair Funds Available for City of Pataskala Homeowners
JANUARY 21, 2014

Perry and Prairie Townships join MORPC
JANUARY 17, 2014