Miami Township (in Montgomery County) Rejoins the Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission (MVRPC)
July 14, 2014
Dayton, OH – The Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission (MVRPC) is excited to announce that Miami Township (in Montgomery County) has rejoined MVRPC, effective July 8, 2014, after a five-year hiatus.
"As one of the fastest growing areas in the Region, with over 50,000 residents living within 34 square miles, Miami Township plays a key role in how southern Montgomery County develops and evolves," stated Brian O. Martin, AICP, MVRPC’s Executive Director. "It is situated at major access points along both I-675 and I-75, and has influenced tremendous growth along the southern tier of the Region with Dayton Mall and now Austin Landing."
The Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission Celebrates its 50th Anniversary – Continues to Serve the Region
May 1, 2014
Dayton, OH – The Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission (MVRPC) recently marked its 50th anniversary by developing a timeline and synopsis of the agency’s activities which have helped shaped the Miami Valley Region.
"Over the past 50 years, this Region has changed dramatically. After World War II, the manufacturing boom brought rapid growth. New homes, retail outlets, schools, and industries translated into more residents too," explained Brian O. Martin, AICP, MVRPC’s Executive Director. "Between 1950 and 1960, the population increased in Darke, Greene, Miami, Montgomery and Preble counties by 31.5%, from 587,522 to 772,733 people," Martin continued.