Township Association (OTA)
The Center is pleased to house information for the Ohio Township
Association. The Center and the OTA signed a cooperative agreement
in 1995 and continues to jointly publish the four volume Township
Sourcebook Series. The Center is an active participant in
the Ohio Township Association's Winter and Summer Conferences
and is actively involved in the OTA Leadership
Academy. For more information, please visit our conference
presentations page. In addition, the Center is the official
secretariat for programming, information sharing, and other issues
of interest for the Ohio
Township Administrators Network (OTAN) and provides assistance to the Coalition
of Large Ohio Urban Townships (CLOUT).
District #10 Public Works Integrating Committee (PWIC)
Documents relating to the District #10 Public Works Integrating Committee and resources of the Ohio Public Works Commission and Clean Ohio program are provided by the Center as administrative liaison.
Small Communities Environmental Infrastructure Group (SCEIG)
The Small Communities Environmental Infrastructure Group (SCEIG) is an association of federal and state agencies, local governments and groups, service organizations, and educational institutions designed to help small communities in meeting their environmental infrastructure needs. These agencies saw a need to coordinate efforts to assist small governments with the difficult task of developing, improving, and maintaining their water and wastewater systems. The website provides the meeting dates, committee structure, finance and training materials, and other resources.
Ohio Local Government Wage and Benefit Survey
The Center collects and maintains a database on municipal wages,
salaries, and benefits and prepares reports on various public
employee compensation issues in Butler, Warren, Montgomery, Clark,
Greene, Darke, Preble, Shelby, and Miami Counties.
Ohio Association of Municipal Management Assistants (OAMMA)
The Southwest Ohio Chapter of the Ohio Association of Municipal Management Assistants is a group of professional municipal management assistants that is dedicated to enhancing local government.
Ohio Association for Court Administration (OACA)
The Ohio Association for Court Administration is a professional association of court managers who are committed to excellence. The association was established in 1973 and currently has over 160 members. OACA consists of members from all Ohio court jurisdictions, as well as members of court-related agencies. The Center formerly hosted the OACA website.
US Department of Commerce
- Economic Development Administration - EDA University Center
Through the Rural University Project, the Center for Public Management
and Regional Affairs was previously designated as an EDA University
Center, by the U.S. Department of Commerce. As an EDA University
Center, CPMRA received an annual matching grant to enhance economic
development by providing technical assistance, conducting applied
research activities, and disseminating information to local governments.