Welcome to OCCD
We are a 160+ member statewide association of community and economic development professionals, dedicated since 1965, to helping develop, implement and improve federal, state and local programs for community development. Beyond that, to develop and improve professional standards and practices across all phases of public administration related to community development.
Our members are community and economic development practitioners from Ohio 's cities, counties, villages, non-profit organizations and consulting firms.
We are proud of our website, so please visit OCCD online often! We will help you stay current, learn about our new programs and opportunities, acquire resources, and to more fully enjoy the benefits of participation in OCCD.