Category: Ohio Government

Ohio forwards award letters to MBACs

The State of Ohio recently sent award letters to the following non-profit agencies to operate minority business assistance centers. Urban League of Greater Cleveland Central Ohio Minority Business Association (COMBA) African American Chamber – Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Toledo Area Chamber…

OLBC sends letter to Gov. Kasich on proposed MBE/EDGE Certification changes

December 30, 2013 Governor John Kasich Riffe Center, 30th Floor 77 South High Street Columbus, Ohio 43215 Dear Governor Kasich, I write to you today in response to the proposed rule changes by the Department of Administrative Services/Equal Employment Opportunity…

DAS Extends deadline for MBE/EDGE certification comments

Due to the overwhelming response to the email sent on Dec. 24, 2013 titled “DAS/EOD Proposed Rule Changes for Chapter 123:2-15 and 123:2-16,” the Equal Opportunity Division of the Ohio Department of Administrative Services is amending the available timeframe for…

NEW BMV REINSTATEMENT FEE INSTALLMENT PLAN AVAILABLE JULY 15

NEW BMV REINSTATEMENT FEE INSTALLMENT PLAN AVAILABLE JULY 15  COLUMBUS – Effective July 15, 2013, the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) will offer reinstatement fee installment plans to those who qualify.  Individuals whose driver’s license have been suspended, but have met…

Ohio State Representative Alicia Reece Announces 2nd Annual Job Fair

Ohio State Representative Alicia Reece Announces 2nd Annual Job Fair Over 300 jobs will be available   COLUMBUS – State Representative Alicia Reece (D-Cincinnati) announced today her annual district job fair, which will take place on Friday, June 7, 2013from 9:00 a.m. until…

Representative Tracy Heard elected Minority Leader of Ohio Democratic Caucus

TWO OLBC MEMBERS ELECTED TO DEMOCRATIC LEADERSHIP TONIGHT The Ohio Legislative Black Caucus is pleased to announce the election of two OLBC members to the Ohio House Leadership tonight.  Representative Tracy Heard; Columbus has been elected Minority Leader of the Ohio…