UpDayton Introduces Connect937: a Talent Retention Project

MVRPC recently sponsored and participated in the 2014 UpDayton Summit held on April 11.  UpDayton’s mission is to attract and retain young talent to the Dayton area. They’ve introduced a short online survey called Connect937, which they’re using to collect data to measure people’s “embeddedness” to this region.

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MVRPC Receives "Clean Audit" Determination from State Auditor Yost

Dayton, OH - The Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission (MVRPC) is pleased to announce that State Auditor, Dave Yost, awarded MVRPC a “clean audit” determination for FY2013.

"It’s imperative that we serve as proper regional stewards of the federal, state and local tax dollars allocated to the agency,” said Brian O. Martin, AICP, MVRPC’s Executive Director. “This determination by Auditor Yost reinforces that we are doing just that."

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Local RIDESHARE Program Celebrates its 35th Anniversary with a Sweepstakes to Win a 2014 Toyota Prius

rideshare contestDayton OH - The Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission’s (MVRPC’s) local RIDESHARE Program is celebrating 35 years of service to Miami Valley residents by sponsoring a sweepstakes to win a 2014 Toyota Prius courtesy of VOSS Toyota in Beavercreek, OH.

“Since ridesharing is an effective way of reducing air pollution and driving a hybrid vehicle is too, we felt it was a “win-win” by teaming up with VOSS Toyota to give away a Prius as part of our year-long celebration marking RIDESHARE’s 35th anniversary during 2014,” stated MVRPC’s Executive Director, Brian O. Martin, AICP.

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MVRPC releases the Miami Valley Ohio Bikeways Guide Map - 2014 Edition

Dayton OH - The Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission (MVRPC) is pleased to announce the release of the Miami Valley Ohio Bikeways Guide Map – 2014 Edition. This fourth edition of this very popular map will be available from parks agencies, some local governments, and various local bike shops in mid-April.  Distribution sites are listed on the attached poster.

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Going Places Implementation Tools approved by MVRPC's Board of Directors

Dayton, OH - The Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission (MVRPC) is pleased to announce that the MVRPC Board of Directors passed a resolution approving the eleven (11) implementation tools from the final phase of Going Places – An Integrated Land Use Vision for the Miami Valley Region at its April 3, 2014 meeting.

“We are happy to have the support from our Region’s leaders,” said Brian O. Martin, MVRPC’s Executive Director. “We would like to thank the Steering Committee and Planning Advisory Committee for all of their dedicated work in identifying these implementation tools.  MVRPC looks forward to working with our partners in developing the tools to advance the Region.” 

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