OKI is a council of local governments, state transportation departments, local public transit agencies, business organizations and community groups committed to developing collaborative strategies, plans and programs which will improve the quality of life and the economic development potential of the Tri-State. It is also the federally designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for transportation planning in the eight-county region's conduit for federal transportation funding. Click here for the website.
ORSANCO is an interstate water pollution control agency established by Compact in 1948. The eight member states (Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia) pledge to cooperate in the control of water pollution within the Ohio River Basin. Click here for the website.