Ohio Association of Regional Councils

Welcome To OARC

The Ohio Association of Regional Councils comprises 24 agencies serving more than 1,500 municipalities, villages, townships and counties and representing over 10 million residents of those communities around the state. Regional councils coordinate and work to streamline statewide services at the regional level, leverage federal resources and serve as stewards of the Ohio's limited resources.

Ohio's regional councils serve as a conveners, consensus builders, facilitators and leaders in order to target limited regional resources to deliver the best return on investment for the region.





2018 Gubernatorial Candidates Forum

Registration is now Open.

2018-guber-eventOARC is very aware of how legislation can impact the prosperity and future of our local governments. The 2018 Gubernatorial Candidates have been invited to share their platforms related to transportation, infrastructure, job creation, and economic development to some of the state's top political, business and civic leaders.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Hilton Columbus Downtown
401 North High Street
Columbus, OH 43215
9 AM – 3 PM

More event information and sponsorship opportunities are available. Click to register to attend.


Ohio Conference on Freight 2018

Fast Forward Freight

The 2018 Ohio Conference on Freight will be held August 15-17, 2018 at the Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza, Cincinnati, OH. Registration is now open, or submit a proposal to present.