MARIETTA — A training session for the District 18 Ohio Public Works Commission State Capital Improvement Program will be held Wednesday, June 13, at the Holiday Inn in Marietta, Ohio. The session will be held from 10 a.m. to noon.
Topics covered in the training session include: preparation of the application and information on loans and loan assistance.
This training is offered to all persons interested in applying for State Capital Improvement Program and the Local Transportation Improvement Program. Local government entities (county, townships, city, village) and water and sewer districts are eligible to participate in the program.
The State Capital Improvement Program and the Local Transportation Improvement Program were created to assist in financing local public infrastructure improvements. Local subdivisions that require financial assistance in moving projects forward can pursue funding through the 18th Public Works District. Consideration for funding is not made on a per capita basis. No particular community has an entitlement to these funds.
All interested parties are encouraged to attend the training session. RSVP by Friday, June 8, to Jenny Myers at Buckeye Hills-Hocking Valley Regional Development District by phone at (740) 376-1026. For more information on the SCIP program contact Michelle Hyer at (740) 376-1025.