Public Meetings, Notifications, & Review

Due to concerns surrounding COVID-19 the offices of the Region I Planning & Development Council will be closed to the public until further notice. Staff will continue to serve the public via e-mail, telephone, and videoconferencing.
Region I PDC Quarterly Meetings
Next Meeting Date
July 29, 2021 (tentative)
Contact the office for details
Tentative Dates
Until further notice, meetings will be
held over Zoom Video Conference.

National Rural Growth Symposium


June 9, 2021, 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

A collaborative effort between the IRS’s Stakeholder Partnerships, Education/ Communication/Stakeholder Liaison groups. Click HERE for additional information.


Please attend using the Zoom link below:

Meeting ID: 160 240 7056 
Passcode: 2D$LzM.0 


Dial by telephone:
1 669 254 5252  
Meeting ID: 160 240 7056 

Public Meetings

Hinton Flood Mitigation Project

Public Meeting Via Zoom 

May 18, 2021 3:00 PM

Pre-Registration is required

Click HERE to register


Contact Eric Combs at 304-431-7225 if you have any questions.

The FRMPO 2040 Transportation Plan may be accessed via the Plans and Strategies tab above
TAC Committee Meeting

 Click HERE for information

MPO Regular Policy Board Meeting
Click HERE for information
Regional Optical Communications, Inc. is a non-profit entity formed to facilitate broadband expansion throughout West Virginia.  Member counties include McDowell, Mercer, Monroe, Raleigh, Summers, Wyoming, Fayette, Greenbrier, Nicholas, Pocahontas, Webster, Clay, Calhoun, and Roane.  Click HERE for more information.
Board Meetings:  TBD
Help improve broadband access
in your community
Free Driving Guide
Click on the National Coal Heritage Area logo above to access their free "Exploring the West Virginia Coalfields" driving guide.
2021 State of West Virginia's Annual Action Plan

DRAFT 2021 Annual Action Plan (AAP)

Click HERE

DRAFT 2021 Citizen Participation Plan (CPP)

Click HERE


The public review period for the FY2021 AAP Draft and the updated Citizen Participation

Plan is April 1st, 2021 until close of business on April 30th, 2021.  All comments may be

emailed to Ryan Halsey at  The WVDO will host three virtual

public hearings to review both plans and to receive written and verbal comments.

To register, please select the registration link for the date/time of the meeting below:

Tuesday April 20, 2021 



Tuesday April 20, 2021




Wednesday April 22, 2021 




Municipal & Community


McDowell County

Town of Anawalt

2nd Tuesday 1:00 P.M.


Town of Bradshaw

2nd Tuesday 7:00 P.M.


Town of Davy

2nd Thursday 7:00 P.M.


City of Gary

1st Tuesday after the 3rd of the month 6:00 P.M.


Town of Iaeger

3rd Monday 6:00 P.M.


City of Keystone

1st Thursday 5:30 P.M.


Town of Kimball

2nd Tuesday 6:00 P.M.


Town of Northfork

2nd Thursday 6:00 P.M.


City of War

3rd Tuesday 6:00 P.M.


City of Welch

1st Monday 6:00 P.M.

Mercer County

Town of Athens

1st & 3rd Tuesday 7:00 P.M.


City of Bluefield

2nd Tuesday Noon

4th Tuesday 6:00 P.M. 


Town of Bramwell

2nd Monday 7:00 P.M.


Town of Matoaka

Contact Mercer County Commission


Town of Oakvale

1st Monday 6:00 P.M.


City of Princeton

2nd Monday 6:30 P.M.

Monroe County

Town of Peterstown

2nd Tuesday 7:00 P.M.


Town of Union

2nd Wednesday 7:00 P.M.

Raleigh County

City of Beckley

2nd & 4th Tuesday 6:30 P.M.


Town of Lester

1st Tuesday 7:00 P.M.


Town of Mabscott

3rd Thursday 6:00 P.M.


Town of Sophia

3rd Thursday 7:00 P.M.

Summers County

City of Hinton

3rd Tuesday 7:00 P.M.

Wyoming County

City of Mullens

3rd Tuesday 7:00 P.M.


Town of Oceana

2nd Thursday 7:00 P.M.


Town of Pineville

3rd Monday 6:30 P.M.


County Commission


McDowell County Commission

2nd & 4th Wednesday 4:00 P.M.


Mercer County Commission

2nd Tuesday 10:00 A.M.

(Except Feb./May/Aug./Nov. meetings at 5:30 P.M.)


Monroe County Commission

1st Wednesday 9:00 A.M.

Raleigh County Commission

1st and 3rd Tuesday 10:00 A.M.


Summers County Commission

2nd Wednesday 9:00 A.M.


Wyoming County Commission

1st and 3rd Wednesday 9:30 A.M.


PSD & Solid Waste Authority Meetings

McDowell County

McDowell PSD

2nd Tuesday 4:00 P.M.


Welch Sanitary Board

Last Wednesday - Except Nov. & Dec.

Water Board 1:00 P.M.

Sewer Board 1:30 P.M.

Mercer County

Bluefield Sanitary Board

4th Thursday 9:00 A.M.

(Except Nov. & Dec.)


Bluewell PSD

1st & 3rd Tuesday 10:00 A.M.


Lashmeet PSD

Last Thursday 4:00 P.M.

Mercer County PSD

First Thursday 10:00 A.M.


Oakvale Road PSD

Last Wednesday 12:00 P.M.


Monroe County

Red Sulphur PSD

1st & 3rd Tuesday 4:30 P.M.


Raleigh County

Beckley Sanitary Board

2nd Wednesday 9:00 A.M.

Crab Orchard MacArthur PSD

2nd & 4th Mondays 3:30 P.M.


North Beckley PSD

2nd Thursday 4:00 P.M.


Raleigh County PSD

4th Monday 5:00 P.M.

Sophia Sanitary Board

2nd Thursday 5:00 P.M.

Summers County

Hinton Sanitary Board

3rd Tuesday 1:00 P.M.

Jumping Branch - Nimitz PSD

1st Monday 4:30 P.M.

Big Bend PSD

2nd Tuesday 4:00 P.M.

Meadow Creek PSD

2nd Monday 6:00 P.M.

Wyoming County

Brenton PSD

1st Monday 6:00 PM


Center PSD

1st Thursday 4:00 P.M.


Eastern Wyoming PSD

2nd Tuesday 6:30 P.M.


Glen Roger PSD

Contact RMS PSD


Mullens Sanitary Board

1st Tuesday 6:00 P.M.



3rd Thursday 9:00 A.M.