AIA Bulletin

OFCC Approves Grant Template for Charter Schools Program

The Ohio School Facilities Commission approved a template grant agreement Thursday for the upcoming award of grants for high-performing charter schools.  Created in biennial budget bill HB64 (R. Smith), the grant program can reimburse eligible schools for...

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Architects CE Bill Passes House

The Ohio Architects Board is sponsoring HB243, which has been endorsed by AIA Ohio and would modify Board authority to revise the types of activities that qualify for continuing education credits.   The bill passed the House unanimously...

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OSFC OKs Funding for 9 Projects

The Ohio School Facilities Commission voted Thursday to approve $193 million in state funding toward nine projects totaling nearly $500 million in construction work.   Contingent on Controlling Board approval, the state funding will be combined with $303 million...

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OFCC Announces Construction Conferences

The Ohio Facilities Construction Commission (OFCC) has announced final plans for its annual construction conferences.  The one-day events, conducted on four separate days at regional locations around the state, bring together the entire construction community,...

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BWC Approves Flexible Payment Plans

The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) Board of Directors on April 24 approved a plan to allow private employers to pay for their annual workers’ compensation premiums in two, four, six or 12 installments as part of its move to a new prospective billing...

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Ohio Marks 200 Schools with LEED Certification

Ohio's school construction program has reached the 200 mark for facilities earning certification from the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, or LEED, program. The Ohio School Facilities Commission (OSFC) said Wednesday that...

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