Meigs County Board

of

Developmental

DisAbilities

Board

Board

 

Each County Board of Developmental Disabilities is comprised of seven members.  The qualifications and appointment of board members are addressed in ORC Section 5126.029.

Five members shall be appointed by the Board of County Commissioners, with at least two of those five being an immediate family member of an individual eligible for services by the Meigs county Board of Developmental Disabilities (MCBDD).  Whenever possible, the commissioners are to ensure one of those two is an immediate family member of an individual eligible for adult services, while the other is to be an immediate family member of an individual eligible for early intervention, pre-school, or school age services.

Two appointments are to be made by the senior probate judge, specifying one of those two is to be an immediate family member of an individual eligible for residential services or supported living.

The MCBDD meets on the third Thursday of each month at 4:30 p.m. at the MCBDD offices, located at 1310 Carleton Street in Syracuse.