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Portage County government strives to provide courteous, friendly and efficient service. Your comments and suggestions will provide us with valuable information that will assist us in providing even better service to Portage County residents.

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1. What concerns do you wish for us to address?

2. What suggestions do you have for improved services?

3. What questions can we answer for you?

4. If you are interested in serving or would like additional information regarding a Board or Commission (listed below) please indicate below.

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Boards and Commissions
The Board of Commissioners makes appointments to the following Boards and Commissions:

  • Akron Metropolitan Area Transportation Study (AMATS) Policy Committee, Citizen Involvement Committee and Technical Advisory Committee (each committee meets separately at various times and locations);
  • Building Board of Appeals (meets the 3rd Monday, 3:00 p.m., PCAB 7th Floor Public Meeting Room);
  • Community Corrections Board (meetings scheduled as needed);
  • Community Plan (quarterly meetings, PCAB 7th Floor Public Meeting Room);

  • Emergency Management Agency Advisory Board (meets the 1st Wednesday, 8:00 a.m., Portage County Justice Center);

  • Farmland Preservation Advisory Board (meetings are scheduled as needed),

  • Flood Variance Board (meetings are scheduled as needed);

  • Local Emergency Planning Commission (meets the 1st Wednesday, 9:00 a.m., Portage County Justice Center);

  • Mental Health & Recovery Board (meets the 2nd Monday, 6:30 p.m., 1640 Franklin Avenue Suite 100, Kent OH 44240);

  • Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities (MR/DD) (meets the 3rd Thursday, 4:30 p.m., 2606 Brady Lake Road, Ravenna OH 44266);

  • Portage Area Regional Transit Authority (PARTA) Board (meets the 4th Thursday, 7:00 p.m., 2000 Summit Road, Kent OH 44240);

  • Portage County District Library Board of Trustees (meets 3rd Thursday, 5:00 p.m., Garrettsville Branch);

  • Portage County Port Authority (meetings scheduled as needed);

  • Portage County Regional Airport Authority Board of Trustees (meets the 2nd Wednesday, 7:00 p.m., Portage Flight Center St. Rt. 44, Ravenna OH);

  • Portage-Geauga Joint Juvenile Detention Center (meetings scheduled as needed);

  • Portage Metropolitan Housing Authority Board of Trustees (meet the last Thursday, 11:30 a.m., 2832 St Rt 59, Ravenna OH 44266);

  • Public Defender Commission (meetings scheduled as needed);

  • Robinson Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees (meetings scheduled as needed);

  • Tax Incentive Review Council (meets annually at the end of February or March at various locations);

  • Workforce Policy Committee (bi-monthly meetings the 4th Thursday, 7:30 a.m., Robinson Memorial Hospital, Ravenna OH 44266);

  • Youth Advisory Council (bi-monthly meetings the 2nd Wednesday, 12:00 noon, various locations).

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NOTE: Visit the Boards and Commissions Pages for information regarding duties and responsibilities.

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