The Missoula county/city/non-profit partnership is a potential model for small to medium-sized counties tackling the challenges of building climate resilience.

 

Missoula County, Montana builds resilience with partnerships

Riverside County's drone reconnaissance expedites map making during a wildfire, which helps in making decisions concerning life and property.

Photo courtesy of Riverside County Flood Control and Water Conservation District

Drone surveys wildfire damage

Clark County offers all sorts of adventures, along with discounts for NACo Annual Conference attendees.

Viva Clark County!

On June 27, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Securing America’s Federal Elections (SAFE) Act (H.R. 2722) by a 225-184 vote.

House passes election security legislation; Senate action uncertain

On June 25, County Commissioner Christian Leinbach (Berks County, PA) testified before the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures concerning the recent limitations to the SALT deduction.

State and Local Tax Deduction Hearing Focuses on Key County Impacts

On July 2, NACo released a new resource on the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), the 2014 legislation authorizing federal funding to states and counties for workforce and economic development programs.

NACo releases new resource on the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) program

Counties and the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act: Understanding the Federal-State-Local Workforce System and Why It Matters to Counties

Counties and the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

FEMA's mitigation grants program will take applications in October to award $250 million available to states, territories and communities.

FEMA to offer $250 million for 2020 mitigation grants

During 2017's Hurricane Harvey, the biggest challenge for Harris County Public Health was the duration of the response and on-going recovery

Lessons learned from Hurricane Harvey

County Classifieds

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Upcoming Dates

3 Aug
County Commissioners Association of WV
Date 08.03.2019 - 08.05.2019

From the Director

26 March 2019
Another session of the WV Legislature has been completed, and WVACo found success this year in passi...
05 October 2018
We just held our 2018 Fall Board Meeting of WVACo at the Blennerhassett Hotel in Parkersburg - Wood ...
05 October 2018
Wow! Our new website! Welcome. What do you think?  Check it out: the counties' page that gives ...