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Ohio has been recognized for having more LEED-certified K-12 schools than any other state in the country, according to the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is the world’s most widely used green building rating system.
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Today marks the effective date for many provisions contained in H.B. 49 that are relevant to the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission (OFCC).  Part of the new law includes a further consolidation of the Ohio School Facilities Commission (OSFC) into OFCC, and as a result all references to OSFC are being eliminated.   This consolidation will not impact the services provided or how we operate as a staff, but you may notice some changes to our website and documents to further...
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The July issue of SBO Quarterly features an article on the 20th Anniversary of the Rebuilding Ohio's Schools program. This spring, the Ohio School Facilities Commission (OSFC) is celebrating a major landmark—the 20th anniversary of the commission’s establishment.
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In June 2015 Amended Substitute House Bill 64 authorized the creation of the Community School Classroom Facilities Grant Program, and created an appropriation of $25  million in state funding to be used for this purpose.  Round 1 grants totaling over $17 million were awarded to eight high performing community schools in 2016.  Grant funding will be available for Round 2.  In close collaboration with the Department of Education, OFCC is currently developing program eligibility...
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The OFCC annual report focuses on state agencies, state-supported universities and community colleges, K-12 schools, and state-supported cultural facilities and community school classroom facilities grant projects.   If you are a design firm who designed a new or renovated building for the facility projects described above, we are interested in receiving a selection of interior and exterior photographs of the buildings that were opened/occupied during the last fiscal year (July 1, 2016-Ju...
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01/13/2017 | Ohio Administrative Code Update Chapter 153:1 
01/27/2017 | Commission Approves $311 Million in School Construction Projects
04/12/2017 |  Save the Date for 2017 OFCC Conference
06/26/2018 | School Facilities Commission Programs: How It All Works
06/26/2017 |  OSFC Builds A History Of Innovation And Success
06/26/2017 |  Director Williamson Article in April 2017 SBO Quarterly
06/29/2017 |  A4LE Ohio Chapter Meeting
07/01/2017 |  Legislative Highlights: Main Operating Budget FY 2018-2019
08/03/2017 |  OFCC FY2017 Annual Report - Photo Request
08/04/2017 |  Coming Soon! Community Schools Classroom Facilities Grant Program – Round 2
08/11/2017 |  A History of Success: The Ohio School Facilities Commission 20th Anniversary
09/29/2017 |  Commission Consolidation Announcement
10/11/2017 |  Commission Recognized for Environmentally Friendly Construction Work
10/26/2017 |  Governor Kasich Recognizes Commission as the World Leader in Environmentally-Friendly School Buildings
11/15/2017 |  Commission Publishes FY 2017 Annual Report
11/20/2017 |  OFCC Holiday Gift Notice
12/05/2017 |  OFCC files proposed rules